Medicine in Senegal with Projects Abroad
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Medicine in Senegal with Projects Abroad


  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing


  • Culture
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Hospital

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks

Year(s) Offered

All Year Round (you set the start and end date)

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families and Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

The hospital employs two doctors and six nurses, so having a volunteer to assist is very useful for such a small team. All volunteers live within a 30-minute journey of the hospital.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required



All Medicine & Health care volunteers in Senegal must have completed at least one year of medicine or health care related studies or training by the time they join this project. The hospital will tailor your placement to your level of experience and to your particular interests.

Volunteers on the medicine program in Senegal also need a good level of French, most of the staff and patients do not speak English and it is important that you can understand and communicate in French while you are working in the hospital.

Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application

Institution Affiliates:

The International Volunteer Programs Association