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Minimum Duration: 4 weeksLanguage Requirement: Intermediate to advanced SpanishEligibility Requirement: Health/medical background (doctors, medical students, dentists, proven experience in nutrition) - 3rd year of undergraduate completed, at leastShadow and assist alongside local doctors and nurses at rural clinics, that offer free medical services. Typical tasks (depending on skill and experience) can include patient consultation, taking vital signs, health and hygiene workshops in rural schools, vaccinations, and participating in medical outreach campaigns.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.Internships in Guatemala are available from the first and third Monday of each month. Placements are based in and around Santa Lucia Milpas Altas, just 15 minutes from Antigua. The locations are optimal for combining tourism activities and cultural excursions with a valuable and immersive internship experience.

Subjects:

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

Required Languages:

English,Spanish

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