Medical Elective

Medical Elective Programs in Ecuador Healthcare Internships

Students from medical schools from around the world are welcome to gain practical experience in medicine at hospitals, clinics and medical organizations across Ecuador in South America. Our medical internships have been designed specifically to meet the needs (objectives and interest areas) of medical students training to be doctors. The programs are suited for all levels of experience and qualifications.

Our International medical internship in Ecuador will:

1.- Improve your clinical skills and clinical knowledge through the observership, shadowing and guided learning activities,

2.- Give you intensive exposure to various healthcare specialties depending on your interest,

3.- Give you an opportunity to witness unique conditions that you have only read in books; and,

4) Improve your communication and interpersonal relations through the interaction with the fellow students and other healthcare staff in the hospitals.

Medical elective placements are available in various medical specialties such as obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, ophthalmology, general medicine, dentistry, physical rehabilitation, nursing, surgery and emergency among others under request.

Summarizing, VIP-Ecuador has carefully designed this program to best suit personal and professional growth, providing unmatched hands-on experience.

Program Date

Every Monday, year-round.​

Project Length

Minimum 4 weeks and maximum 24 weeks

Location of the Project

Urban and rural cities across Ecuador.

Kickstart your medical career with a professional internship in Ecuador.

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