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Internships and fellowships

At Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, we strive to hire only the best! Working with and for America's veterans is a privilege, and we pride ourselves on the quality of care we provide. If you have what it takes, please consider applying for one of our available positions. You may view our announcements online at WWW.USAJOBS.GOV. If you need additional information, please contact our Human Resources Management Service at (615) 225-3692 or email

Clinical Psychology Programs

The aim of the pre-doctoral internship program is to provide generalist training that will prepare interns to work as entry level or early career psychologists or fellows within a variety of clinical settings within the VA health care system as well as the private sector. For the postdoctoral fellowship program, we are seeking applicants who have a strong interest in working in inter-professional teams. Fellows will work in a variety of settings, including the outpatient psychiatry clinics, acute psychiatric units, community living centers, and the pain clinic. Visit our Psychology Training Programs page to discover more.

Medical and Dental Residents and Students

We have education affiliations with Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.  We participate in the funding of numerous resident and fellowship positions as well as allied health training programs in a wide variety of specialties.

To learn more, visit our Medical and Dental Education page.

Nursing Staff

Our nursing team is the backbone of providing world-class health care. One of the many perks to working at TVHS is our tailored nursing residency and training programs. The Post Baccalaureate Registered Nurse Residency Program is a premier education and training program designed for recent graduates with a BSN or MSN. Our Transition-to-Practice Residency Program is for registered nurses who have less than one year of professional nursing experience. Lastly, the VALOR program is a great opportunity for college juniors and seniors earning their BSN to gain paid, hands-on experience.

If you are a nursing professional interested in working for TVHS, please contact Melissa Littman, nurse recruiter at 615-225-3608  or 615-873-7191.

Pharmacy Residency

The Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency located in Nashville and Murfreesboro, Tennessee understands the changing face of pharmacy healthcare and strive to prepare our residents for entrance into a competitive job market. To learn more, visit our Tennessee Valley Pharmacy Residency Program page.