Internships

All majors in the department are required to complete an internship or independent study. Many HHP students complete internships with local companies or organizations as a way to gain experience with the fields in which they want to work. The department handles all internship placements ensuring quality experiences for each.

Placements for recent interns:

Advanced Physical Therapy
Bradley Free Clinic
Cardiology Associates of Roanoke
Carilion Cardiac Rehabilitation
Lewis Gale Clinic
Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Radford University Strength and Conditioning
Roanoke Athletic Club
Roanoke County Schools (working with athletic directors)
Salem Red Sox
Virginia Amateur Sports
YMCA
Salem Parks and Recreation Department
Salem Civic Center
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