Make a real difference to the local community as a medical volunteer. Boost your CV by spending time volunteering abroad in a medical or healthcare centre in local communities. Are you a nurse, doctor or trained health or medical professional? There are volunteering opportunities and internships available to you around the world. If you are a student thinking about a medical career, getting involved in medical work abroad will help you decide if you are on the right career path.
There are also volunteer opportunities for those without previous professional medical or healthcare experience. You'll work as part of a team, face new challenges and gain loads of medical know-how. Whatever your preferred area of medical interest, you can find a medical or healthcare project to suit you!
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There are so many areas around the world in need of medical assistance. If you are a qualified doctor, nurse or medical professional your skills are in high demand. Volunteer medical placements are available in general medicine or nursing. Medical work is also available in specialist areas such as dentistry or physiotherapy. If you can help make a difference abroad, why not take a look at our medical projects? Help out on a Thailand medical internship or make your medical mark in Malawi.
Are you a medical student or training in a medical profession? Help out with healthcare in amazing destinations abroad. Why not go on a medical internship in Ghana and share your skills with those in need around the world? It's a great way to gain experience in medical work and give your CV a boost!
If you don’t have previous medical experience, never fear! You can still help out with general healthcare projects in incredible countries. Improving the health of local communities is a worthwhile and rewarding way to spend your time abroad.
Make a difference as a medical volunteer abroad!
2 - 8 weeks
Help with healthcare volunteer projects in rural Thailand
Are you a medical student or professional looking for a medical internship abroad? Become a healthcare volunteer on this amazing internship and explore rural Thailand!
2 or 4 weeks
Gain pre-veterinary experience for your CV in South Africa!
Boost your CV with some amazing animal welfare experience, and work with wildlife, livestock and domestic animals at game reserves, farms and rural villages in South Africa!
4 - 12 weeks
Make a difference on a medical placement in Africa
Get some unbeatable hands on experience in beautiful Malawi! Work with rural communities and help raise awareness about health issues and provide treatment and support for local people.
4 - 12 weeks
Make a difference and boost your CV in this hands-on learning experience
Challenge yourself and discover new cultures, gorgeous landscapes and amazing people on this medical internship opportunity of a lifetime!