Health Care Internships & Medical Spanish in Peru
Invest in your career with a unique program combining great clinical experience, and an excellent medical Spanish immersion program in Peru.
The Medical Elective Network provides electives and and health care internships in Peru for medicine, dentistry, nursing, physical therapy, physician assistant, and dietetics students and professionals.
You may take your medical elective in Trujillo on the Pacific Coast; or Arequipa, in the Peruvian Andes. At either location you are sure to have a fantastic and valuable learning experience.
Variety of hospitals and clinics
We work with 6 medical facilities offering great electives. Whether it is general medicine at a district hospital or physical therapy experience at a Regional Teaching Hospital; we can provide the health care internship you are looking for.
4 week medical Spanish Program
This immersion program is designed to enable you to work in Spanish in a clinical environment. Our own teachers will include a mix of general Spanish and health care Spanish, with a focus on the areas of medicine you need. Classes sizes are kept small to ensure rapid progress.
Developing your medical Spanish skills is a huge part of what we do. It does not stop at the classroom. We provide a medical Spanish immersion program. Please see the Spanish Language Support we provide to completely immerse you in Spanish and help you get the most out of your experience in Peru.
Great accommodation options
You can choose between our elective centre and lovely family homestay options. Though to complete your medical Spanish immersion we do recommend that you stay with a family. All include wifi and are located in comfortable locations a few minutes walk from our centre. We also provide you with a mobile phone and private transport to and from your clinical placement each day.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to tell us about the elective you are looking for.