PROJECT OVERVIEWS: Medicine in Africa« Back to Videos
Interns in Africa are incorporated into the daily routine of local hospitals and clinics where the work can be interesting and varied.
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Volunteer Lauren explains her work on a healthy-lifestyle program, screening local community members for signs of non-communicable diseases, as part of the Public Health project in the Philippines.
Work with local professionals in Vietnam to care for children suffering from a variety of physical disabilities.
Volunteers in Ghana work alongside local professionals to assist with regular outreach work.
Broaden your clinical, procedural, and cross-cultural skills in medical facilities abroad with Projects Abroad.
Help provide physical therapy to children and adults living with a variety of conditions.
Gain experience in physical therapy by working alongside skilled local staff.
Learn from local staff and gain worthwhile experience in a hospital or dental clinic.
Professional Occupational Therapy volunteers work at a variety of centers in Kathmandu caring for and supporting people with disabilities.
Observe or help with medical work as a medical intern in Cambodia.
Provide valuable support to local staff in caring for children and adults suffering from a variety of conditions.
Your support on medical outreaches in Jamaica can teach children lifestyle strategies to improve their overall health.
Help with daily community outreach activities alongside a local healthcare professional who trains interns in screening and testing procedures.
Shadow local doctors on a Medicine & Healthcare internship in Sri Lanka before going to medical school.
Professionals in the PT field can help injured patients in Cambodia regain strength and rebuild their lives.
Gain exposure to the medical field and learn as much as possible on an internship in Bolivia.
Gain experience working alongside local doctors in Vietnam.
Help with community-based medical outreach work and public health campaigns in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Volunteer to help with community-based medical outreach work and public health campaigns.
Interns on medical projects in Mexico lead health workshops and help provide free medical care.
As a medicine intern in Vietnam, work alongside some of the most skilled and inspirational doctors in the country
An American and Irish volunteer discuss their experience on an internship in medicine in Chengdu, China
An occupational therapist works with babies and children who have physical or mental disabilities in Cambodia
An introduction to the goals and functions of our important nutrition project in Nepal
Clare, a qualified physical therapist, introduced hydrotherapy techniques to help children who have cerebral palsy in Bolivia.
A recent university graduate volunteers on the Medicine project in Mongolia to gain experience for her future career.
Get a preview of the work that goes into the Medicine volunteer project in Ghana.
An overview of our Medicine and Healthcare volunteer projects and internships around the world
An overview of our Medicine internships around the world
A French volunteer on the Care project describes the people of Senegal and ecourages future volunteers to come in with an open mind.
A British volunteer explains how her work on the Medicine project improved her skills by seeing how medical work is done differently in Kenya.
Our volunteer shares her passion for medical work on the Medicine project in Mexico and encourages future volunteers to learn basic Spanish before joining the project.
Sarlah explains what it's like to be a medical intern in Mexico and how it's different from home.
A French volunteer highlights the amount of experience she has gained by working on the Speech Therapy project in Togo.
On his medical internship, our volunteer learned to be humble and share ideas and knowledge with the local doctors with whom he worked on a Medicine project in Kenya.
An Austrian volunteer on the Nutrition project in Peru highlights the importance of the skills she teaches to the community.
A volunteer explains how the Midwifery project in Tanzania has contributed to her professional development.
Take a look at a typical day on the Nutrition project and learn about the significance of the volunteer work for the community in Peru.
A skilled volunteer explains her contributions to the community in Ghana.
A Belgian volunteer gives an overview of her time at the Medicine project as well as life in China.
Volunteers review the dentistry project and compare their experiences in Argentina to the United States.
A Swiss volunteer encourages future volunteers to get involved early to be able to learn as much as possible on the Physical Therapy project in Nepal.
A volunteer describes her typical daily tasks and favorite memories from the Medicine project in Tanzania.