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Women's Reproductive Health in Mexico

Program Duration

2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week


Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Throughout the year


Every month, throughout the year


For those who are not completely confident with their Spanish language skills before participation in the program, we strongly recommend that you arrive at your program site early to stay with a homestay family and pay extra for additional Spanish instruction before you begin the CFHI program. Minimal Spanish skills are NOT sufficient to participate in this program.

This program is open to participants who are 20 or over at the time of participation.We accept students of all nationalities with interest in international health and relevant educational background. Participants may be any of the following:

* Medical Residents, MD & DO
* Medical Students, MD & DO 1-2
* Medical Students, MD & DO 3-4
* Pre-Medical Students
* Post-bacc pre-medical students
* Gap year pre-medical students
* Graduate nursing students
* Nursing Students
* MPH Students
* Physicians Assistants Students
* Naturopathic students

If you do not fit into one of these categories, please contact us to see if you would be eligible to apply.

Intern Types

  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Spanish


  • English
  • Spanish

Subject Areas

  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Pre-med
  • Public Health
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Approx. 2,500 for 4 weeks

Cost Includes:

  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Registration fees
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials pre-departure

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Women

Age Range

20 and over

This Program is open to

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel


Scholarships are Available

as available-- see CFHI website.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home