There is no better way to get experience than by working with actual health care professionals, and doing it in a global way is the cherry on top of the sundae.
Are you an undergraduate pre-med student looking to break into medicine but worried about the dreaded “prior experience” requirement? There is one solution: Philotimo Med Abroad offers medical internships for undergraduates! Whether you’re a bio major applying to med school or an undecided freshman looking to test the waters, Philotimo Med Abroad will be the perfect next step for you.
There are so many reasons to do a Clinical Shadowing internship abroad, so it’s no surprise that there are just as many program providers, shadowing programs, and internship options. The Philotimo Med Abroad Program’s higher purpose: further educate pre-med students and help those in need.
The Philotimo Shadowing Program provides internship opportunities to students across multiple disciplines, including pre-med, medical, physician assistant, nursing, dental, volunteering, pharmacy, Bio Lab, and physical therapy studies.
Students shadow healthcare providers in these settings, gaining valuable experience that they can implement into their own future medical practice. The global and cross-cultural awareness that students gain will help them in every aspect of life!
Interns have the choice between general placement or something more specialized, and can also manage outreach work and clinical camps. Internship placements are 100% customized and fit within academic requirements for students, so you can even get credit for your experience!
The program cost includes central housing in your host city, daily breakfasts, and lunch. Transportation to campus, excursions and cultural activities, travel insurance, and laundry. we offer flexible start dates so that you can go abroad whenever fits your schedule best.
For further information, please visit our website at www.philotimomedabroad.org and schedule a Zoom call with one of our program directors at your convenient time.