CHIP Eligibility

Drexel Students who have completed their first year in the following schools are eligible to participate in the Bridging the Gaps Community Health Internship Program:

  • College of Medicine

  • College of Nursing and Health Professions, Creative Arts in Therapy

  • College of Nursing and Health Professions, Nursing

  • Dornsife School of Public Health

  • Thomas R. Kline School of Law

Drexel Students who meet the eligibility criteria must do the following:


2021 BTG CHIP Community Partners – Drexel University

  • Broad Street Ministry

  • CARIE (Center for Advocacy for the Rights & Interests of the Elderly)

  • Centro Nueva Creacion

  • Covenant House

  • Depaul House, USA

  • Drexel HOPE

  • Food Moxie

  • Health Outreach Project Clinics

  • Legacy Youth Tennis & Education

  • Mighty Writers

  • Mural Arts Philadelphia

  • North Light Community Center

  • Northern Children's Services

  • One Bright Ray

  • Philadelphia Department of Public Health

  • Philadelphia FIGHT

  • Philadelphia Futures

  • PHLConnectED

  • Programs Enjoying People

  • St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children’s Center for the Urban Child (CUC)

  • St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children’s Center, Medical Interpretation

  • St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children’s Center, Cap4Kids

  • Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services

  • Uplift Center for Grieving Children

  • Women Against Abuse, Emergency Shelter, Children's Program

See 2021 Project Summaries

Bridging the Gaps Program Faculty and Staff

Elissa Goldberg, MSS, LSW  
Drexel University BTG Program Director


Angela Kim, MD

West Reading:

Holly Metzgar, DO


Laura Mullin
Drexel University, BTG Program Coordinator

Drexel University College of Medicine
Office of Community Experience 
2900 Queen Lane, G18D
Philadelphia, PA 19129