City of Hope

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.


Research Trainee

June 2019 - August 2019 Duarte, CA
“- I grew exponentially from being mentored by senior lab personnel in how to conduct meaningful research and independently manage duties at the bench. I absolutely enjoyed assuming a critical role in the day-to-day operation of the lab and helping my peers in their various projects. Being part of a dynamic, hyper-productive environment was a pleasure and shaped me personally as well as professionally.”

Healthcare Intern

June 2019 - August 2019 Duarte, CA
“The staff was very welcoming, informative, and inspirational. ”
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