International Volunteer HQ’s medical volunteer abroad programs and medical mission trips give you the opportunity to work alongside qualified medical professionals and gain invaluable international experience while promoting positive healthcare outcomes in communities around the world. IVHQ has more than 13 years experience in organizing structured medical volunteer abroad programs that are ideal for high school students, college students and healthcare professionals at every stage and skill level.
Medical elective programs include physiotherapy, pharmacy, dentistry, paramedics, clinical laboratory science, emergency medicine (EMTs), speech therapy, optometry, nutrition, public health, orthopedics, radiology, HIV/AIDS support, midwifery and pediatrics. As a medical volunteer with IVHQ, your scope of medical volunteer work can vary depending on your specific experience and qualifications and the needs of your placement. Through our overseas medical elective programs, you also have the opportunity to exchange knowledge and cross-cultural learnings with local healthcare professionals, as well as other international medical volunteers.
If you’re seeking medical volunteer opportunities in a speciality field, you can contact a Medical Volunteer Program Specialist at IVHQ to help select a medical volunteer project that best aligns with your area of medical expertise.