internships and volunteer abroad placement opportunities for those
interested in medical and dental work. The Jubilee Ventures medical and
dental volunteering placements are open to students and
from all fields of health care practice including laboratory
technicians, physiotherapists, radiologists etc.
you are a pre-med,
pre-dentistry pre-nursing, or are yet
to start your health care program,
and are interested in gaining some experience, please apply
our medical internship instead of the medical volunteer program. To go
to the medical internship program in Kenya, please click here,
otherwise read on.
& Dental Voluntary Service Abroad
health volunteer placements are open
to medical professionals
including doctors, dentists, nurses, medical
laboratory technologists, etc. They are also open to students in all
fields. A professional license, relevant student ID or college letter
your program and level of study is required at the start of your
volunteer placement abroad.
prospective international medical volunteers also need to submit a
showing their area and level of expertise and what they hope to achieve
the medical volunteer placement in Africa. Prep-program
students (such as pre-meds) should apply for the medical
internships, not the medical volunteer program.
are a number of medical and dental clinics in Kenya
where voluntary healthcare workers
can be placed.
We also have wonderful international volunteer placement opportunities
for dentists and dental technicians and hygienists in a number of
Kenyan hospital dental units. You
can also volunteer or do your internship as a dental or
medical assistant at one of the local
medical clinics, health centers and hospitals vary in size
and number of patients from as many as 5 per day to as many as
200 or more. Generally
overseas interns and volunteers abroad in medical and dental work
will assist and support
local doctor/dentists, nurses and clinicians in the
of medical work including taking vital signs, dressing wounds,
patients history, counseling patients, providing
assurance and moral support to patients' family, disbursing minor drugs
International healthcare volunteers and interns in Kenya will be
expected to work for
between 3 to 8
hours a day. You
will find the Kenya dental
medical volunteering abroad opportunity
enlightening and rewarding.
of the Kenyan healthcare facilities lack modern facilities and
the few that are available are often broken down from overuse. Any
donations of facilities are welcome. Such donations can be channeled to
the hospitals directly. Please Contact
advise and information.