MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The third class of Project SEARCH interns graduated from the WVU Medicine J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital program today (May 19). The cohort of eight students rotated within the organization, gaining real-world experience.
Project SEARCH is an internship experience for high school seniors or recently graduated students with mild and moderate special needs. The program was first established at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in 1996, and WVU Hospitals (WVUH) is the first Project SEARCH site in the state.