Virtual internships are available in multiple career fields, offering professional development and practical experience. Earn between 4-10 credits while gaining experience in a virtual, cross-cultural environment.
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.
These two community-based programs in Uganda will address interactions between poverty, ill health, lack of education, and the need for empowerment in sub-Saharan Africa. Additional opportunities in public health outreach and education campaigns available. This is a chance to increase your global health experience and visit a wonderful country.
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.
PROMETRA Uganda, is a non-governmental organization whose mission is to promote traditional medical knowledge and practices for improved health through mutual cooperation amongst health systems. Interns will engage in community outreach activities in areas of health, environmental conservation, and ecological organic farming basing on indigenous knowledge and culture.
The Cape Town Human Rights Internship in South Africa is an individualized placement where you are placed in an internship that best suits your professional interests and experience.