Medical Electives program

Location: Kenya: Malindi, Mombasa, Rural Areas

Program Duration: Alternative Spring Break, 9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 2-4 Weeks, Summer, Multiple Year

Dates: Year Round

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Description

The program is strictly performed in the hospital which is in the category of district hospital to National hospital.

The participants or students have already qualified to enroll in medical school in their first years or second years and they are required by their respective medical schools to volunteer for four weeks of medical elective at a working hospital.

Participants already have some skills in first aid, taking/drawing of blood from the patients, and more.

The students are assigned to the district hospital where they are required to attain certain skills like learning the history, medical and examinations techniques and the ability of recognizing clinical signs of diseases. They are also assigned to a preceptor who will be guiding them through the elective program as a mentor.

The students are required to takes notes during the mentor ship at the hospital in the various departments at the hospital in the four-week program.

Intern Types
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Health Care
  • Health
  • Hospital
  • Dental
  • AIDS
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
  • Transcript
  • Resume
Typically The Application Process Time is
1 month
Year Founded

2005

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