Public Health and International Development Internship in Uganda – Summer 2015

Extended Deadline: March 15
Public Health and International Development Internship in Uganda

UC San Diego - Biology Bulletin

The Uganda Village Project (UVP) is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization specializing in international public health, working with the people of Uganga to promote public health and sustainable development in the rural communities of Iganga, in southeast Uganda.

Applications are currently being accepted for the Summer 2015 Healthy Villages internship program. Interns spend 8-9 weeks living and working in a village in rural Iganga District, Uganda, gaining experience in public health, community education, and international development. Interns work in diverse teams composed of Ugandan and non-Ugandan team members. Interns will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities in several focus areas, including water, sanitation, HIV/AIDS, nutrition, malaria, and reproductive health.

Learn more about the internship program here:

Intern Qualifications:
Individuals who are passionate and have experience in public health, medicine, or international development. Extra consideration is given to individuals who have prior experience working in developing…

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