CNN Health is the health and medical news team at CNN.
The correspondents, producers, writers and editors provide content to all CNN platforms on the latest breaking news and medical research.
We report, write and produce stories for TV and Digital, and collaborate with other units throughout the network.
Interns with CNN Health in Atlanta are not here to observe.
Our interns get a front row seat to everything we do and are here to contribute.
Responsibilities and opportunities include but are not limited to:
Learning how TV and text stories are crafted.
Learning how we vet stories and research.
Learning how a story goes from an idea to a script, through edit and onto TV or the website.
Developing research and interview skills.
Contributing to and writing stories for CNN TV and CNN.com.
Candidates should be passionate about news, self-motivated and able to multitask.
They need to have a good attitude and be able to function well in a fast-paced, high-volume environment.
Writing experience with work samples, including published bylines, is required.
A keen understanding of how to spot and tell a great news story.
Knowledge or experience in health news or the field of health and science is a plus.
An opportunity to work with a great team that is passionate about the same thing you are!
Networking opportunities to meet people that youd like to know!
A speaker series that introduces you to cool executives and what they do for the best brands!
Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
Summer 2020 program dates are June 1st through August 7th. Interns are paid a competitive-wage based on location and relocation is not provided. Participation in the internship program is reserved for students who are currently enrolled or within 6 months post-graduation. Most positions are targeted to upperclassmen and graduate students.