Public Health in Belize
- Placement location: San Pedro
- Types of placement: Community outreaches and public health campaigns
- Accommodation: Host Families
- Age Requirements: 15-18 years old
Help give children and adults access to healthcare and medical treatment by joining our Public Health Short-term Special in Belize.
Working alongside qualified medical professionals, you will help plan and run community outreaches and public health campaigns. Public health campaigns will be a core part of your role, and you will help improve awareness and education on issues such as sexual and reproductive health and HIV/AIDS.
This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the healthcare field, and is ideal for anyone considering a career in healthcare and wants to build a resume for medical school.
You’ll stay with a local host family, and immerse yourself in the local culture and community. Our staff will also arrange social activities in the evenings, along with weekend trips to explore this beautiful country.
This placement is fully researched, safety audited and risk assessed in accordance with the British Standard BS8848 for the Adventure Travel Sector.