Medical and Dental Internship in Kenya.
Pre-dental and dental students have the opportunity to work with a Kenyan dentist in a private practice. Interns shadow the dentist to gain insight into the practicce of dentistry in Kenya as well as gain valuable work experience. Volunteer at Medical clinics and hospitals.
Many of the programs are based in and around the cities /district / provincial hospitals and mission hospitals, a perfect base for a stay in Kenya.
Kenya is an incredible country to experience. The country boasts some of the most incredible natural wonders in the world as well as a warm culture with a rich heritage. Participants stay with host families and are welcomed into the community and work with local organizations
Background: Medical and Dental Interns work in hospitals, small clinics, old age homes, orphanages and shelter homes to assist the staff in the treatment of patients. They can educate and guide these disadvantaged people about sanitation, hygiene, nutrition and provide first aid to people with small injuries.
Interns must be medical/nursing students or healthcare professionals.Interns will stay with a local host family where they will be provided with a room and breakfast and dinner each day. By living with a family, volunteers will learn about the day to day rhythms of Kenyan life first hand as well as sample traditional meals not usually available in restaurants.