Immersion and interactive language program where premedical and medical students, resident doctors, and practitioners can fulfill their goal to master Medical Spanish. In addition to language acquisition, the participants will also gain an appreciation of cross-cultural medicine, and enjoy a vibrant and stimulating experience in Ecuador.
Course work, Educational, Medical Spanish, Summer internship
Creditable 2 or 3 Week International Rotation for 3rd and 4th year medical students: Carefree Foundation aims to bring top quality surgical standards to developing countries in a sustainable way in order to most effectively improve health.
Casa-Nica, an NGO based in Masaya, Nicaragua, has medical volunteer and internship positions open for medical students and physicians. Our program includes volunteer work and Spanish classes. We ask that medical volunteers and interns stay a minimum of one month.
China California Heart Watch operates in rural China to provide general clinical care, pediatric screenings for heart disease, hypertension research, and training for village doctors. For more information about ChinaCal, please visit chinacal.org. Applications are available on our website.
A two-week intensive Institute being offered at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, focusing on the science and application of nutrition, and the relationship between nutrition and human development. Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion upon the conclusion of the Institute's curriculum.
Full-time volunteer opportunity to attend to patients in a primary care clinic serving impoverished families in the Antigua, Guatemala area. Volunteers may also have the opportunity to attend to patients at a rural health post in a small indigenous village once a week. Applicants must have completed three years of medical school or be physicians. This position includes a living stipend. A commitment of one year or more is preferred