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Thinking of Doing Clinical Work Abroad?

Read this first! Students often get the chance to pick up a new language or learn to navigate a strange city while studying abroad. Mary, a pre-med student at the University of Minnesota, helped deliver a baby. She was so proud of the experience, which occurred during a visit to a health clinic in South […]

Clinical Experience in India with Dr. Interns!

Dr. Interns is nonprofit organization founded be a GW alumnus that facilitates a healthcare and cultural immersion program in Surat, India. The application for summer 2014 is now available on the Dr. Interns website. Click here to learn more.

Gap Medics – Clinical Opportunities Abroad!

Gap Medics organizes global education and volunteer projects designed to inspire and educate pre-med and pre-health students. Opportunities are available for projects in Tanzania, Thailand and the Czech Republic for students pursuing studies in Pre-Medicine, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Midwifery and Pre-Physician Assistant. Encourage your students to make spring break count by participating in a Gap Medics placement. They will stand out on their medical school applications and gain […]

CFHI Health Program Scholarships

Child Family Health International www.cfhi.org WINTER/SPRING GLOBAL HEALTH PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIPS: DEADLINE NOVEMBER 15th CFHI PROGRAM OPENINGS: CFHI places students on 1-4 month placements alongside local healthcare professionals in underserved communities.  Participants rotate through clinics and hospitals, attend medical lectures, and become immersed in the healthcare system of the community. CFHI programs showcase local experts and support underserved communities abroad. CFHI […]

Volunteer Abroad with Unite for Sight

Global Health Volunteer Abroad Opportunity Join Unite For Sight’s Global Impact Corps for a hands-on, immersive global health experience.  A transformative volunteer abroad experience for students and professionals, Unite For Sight is renowned as the highest quality global health immersion and volunteer abroad program worldwide. Unite For Sight prides itself on offering the best global health […]

Annual Southby Lecture in Global Health Policy

You are invited to the annual Richard and Janet Southby Lecture in Global Health Policy on October 8th (Tuesday) from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. This year’s distinguished speaker is Dr. Mary Ellsberg, who is the Director of the GW Global Women’s Institute and a Professor of Public Health and Health Services.  Her lecture is entitled:  Preventing […]

University College Dublin Information Session

What: University College Dublin Information Session When: Tuesday, September 24, 1-2 pm Where: Marvin Center 5th Floor   A representative from University College Dublin’s Science Department will be on campus to speak with students. This program is recommended for students in the pre-health track. You will have the opportunity to ask questions about the campus, student […]

Volunteer and Make a Difference in PERU this Summer!

Vive Peru is in need of volunteer interns experienced and interested in the areas of Clinical Medicin, Social Work, Teaching Music, Teaching English and Engineering to support our partner organizations and adopted communities in Northern Peru! Work side-by-side with doctors in local clinics and hospitals, volunteer with underprivileged children, share your love for music or languages with […]

Apply Now: CFHI Global Health Programs

FALL & 2014 PROGRAM OPENINGS, FALL WEBINAR DATES ANNOUNCED FALL 2013 OPENINGS: CFHI is currently accepting applications for all global health programs from now through 2014, and still has spots left for September and fall programs! Last minute applicants should contact CFHI to get started on expediting their application. FALL PROGRAM INFO WEBINAR DATES POSTED: Considering a global health experience? Learn more […]

CFHI Global Health Placements: Webinar Friday April 26th

CFHI Global Health Placements: Webinar Friday April 26th CFHI Participants: Go on 1 to 4 month placements with physicians and public health experts in developing countries ** Rotate through clinics, hospitals and public health facilities ** Attend health information sessions ** Live with homestay families ** Take Spanish classes  ** Become immersed in the healthcare system of […]