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Confronting Tropical Disease Challenges in Mumbai, India

Program Duration

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


Throughout the year


Throughout the year


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
* Senior level 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


  • English

Subject Areas

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

Cost in US$:

Approx. USD 2,500 for 4 weeks

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • Medical insurance
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

What's included?

* Pre-departure and on-site orientation materials and guidance
* Accommodation on a shared basis with two meals a day.
* International Emergency Medical and Medical Evacuation Insurance
* Airport pick up on arrival
* All transportation between cities (not to and from clinical sites)
* All preceptor, hospital and coordinator fees
* Weekly meetings with coordinator and Medical Director

What's not included?

* Airfare to Mumbai, India
* Airport Drop-off
* Passport or visa fees
* Local transportation to and from clinic sites
* Other expenses of a personal nature like weekend and after-hour activities. This includes but is not limited to local transportation, tourist trips in and around the program site, and any personal expenses incurred.

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Community Centers
  • Counseling
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Public Health

Age Range

20 or over

This Program is open to

Worldwide, American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi and South African Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays
  • Other

Participants Travel


Scholarships are Available

As available, see our website for more details.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network