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Minimum Duration: 4 weeksLanguage Requirement: Intermediate to advanced SpanishEligibility Requirement: Suitable for medical, nursing, and dentistry undergraduates who have completed their 3rd year of study, at least.Shadow and assist alongside local doctors and nurses at rural “EBAIS” clinics, that offer free medical services. Typical tasks (depending on skill and experience) can include assisting in the treatment of patients and in emergency situations, helping sort medical supplies, and helping with health awareness workshops.Our internship programs include a guided reflection course, which combines personal development with professional competency building. Interns receive weekly reflection modules to complete during their program - each introduces a new topic, presents learning objectives, and provides specific prompts to inspire the reflective journaling process.


  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Biology (General)
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Dentistry
  • Health Sciences
  • International Health
  • Nutrition
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pre-Med
  • Public Health
  • Spanish
  • Tropical Biology
  • Student Trips (non-credit)
  • Internship Programs

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