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

Philadelphia: 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