CFHI Ecuador: Intensive Beginner Spanish & Healthcare | Quito, Ecuador

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  • Focus: Human Services, NGOs, Disadvantaged Communities, Primary Care and Health Justice, Hospital and Inpatient Medicine
  • Location: 10 weeks in Quito, Ecuador
  • Language: 125 hours of Spanish language classes included in the program

Interns with Child and Family Health International (CFHI) in Ecuador will complete rotations in a variety of clinical and non-profit care facilities. They will have the opportunity to study Spanish while volunteering at several non-profits and participating in clinical rotations at local healthcare facilities. Through these opportunities interns will gain exposure to Ecuador’s public healthcare system while expanding Spanish language skills with a focus in medical vocabulary. Intensive Spanish language courses and homestays included.

Internship Start Dates:

  • Fall: October 7 – December 16, 2017
  • Winter: January 6 – March 17, 2018
  • Spring: April 7 – June 16, 2018
  • Summer: June 30th – September 8th, 2018

Duration of Internship:

  • 10 weeks


Click on the video below to hear about a former intern’s journey:

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