Since 2013, this program has offered a variety of fieldwork practicums with a focus on social work and public health.
Interns will spend four weeks doing rotations at a historic children’s hospital, getting a closer look at pediatrics and child health in Ghana. Interns will explore the social determinants that impact the Ghanaian healthcare system and contribute to the burden of disease. A great opportunity for Pre-med, Pre-nursing, Pre-PA, Public Health students! 2021 programs start July 3rd or August 7th.
Interns will complete rotations in a variety of clinical and community-based institutions focused on maternal and child health, reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, hospital medicine and social determinants impacting the burden of disease.
Global Mamas (formerly Women in Progress) works to achieve the economic independence of women and to alleviate poverty at a grassroots level in Ghana by providing support for the sustainable growth of small women-owned businesses. Internships are available in the following Sectors: Community Development Financial Management, Marketing and Media, IT, Product Design, Business Development, Public Health.