You can inform us beforehand of your interest, practically, in any field of medicine, be it pediatrics, surgery, organ transplants, cosmetic surgical procedures, urology, gynecology or any other. Placements can be tailored, wherever possible, to suit each volunteer's level of relevant experience and interests, and to a preferred size and type of hospital or clinic. It would be an excellent experience of the realities of medicine in a fast developing country.
The Special Cost of the Program until September 2009, would be 1750 USD per person.
The Course includes the following:
Four weeks classes at AVNH, Palayamkottai, Tamilnadu,
directed by Dr. Francis Roy
Accommodation on Bed and Breakfast basis at Palayamkottai, Tamilnadu
2 weekend trips. You can choose from any two of the suggested program below. Twin bedded accommodation with Breakfast and transfers by train shall be provided
Arrival and departure transfers from / to Airports in Tamilnadu or Kerala.
A motor scooter and a Bike (Bicycle) will be provided at the place of Internship ( Gas and minor repairs should be paid by the students )
Access to computer with Broadband connection will be provided at the place of the Course.
For all your interests please get in touch with our administrative office +919444903003 or firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com .
Day 1 Arrival
Chennai or Trivandrum International Airport. On arrival our representative will meet and do the needful for transfers and accommodation.
Day 2 Palayamkottai
Orientation classes by Dr. Francis Roy
Medical Intern program starts
Departure transfer to connect the International Flight
Weekend Programs (Minimum 2 students)
Afternoon Board train to Madurai . On arrival check in Hotel Sangam or Royal Park
After Breakfast, half day guided city tour of Madurai (Meenakshi temple and Nayak Palace.) by taxi and a Rickshaw Tour of Old Madurai.
Afternoon free for own activities
After breakfast, guided tour of Alagarkoil by TaxiAfternoon check out and leave Madurai by Train to Palayamkottai.
Afternoon board train to Trivandrum Check-in Hotel Udaya Samudra - Kovalam
After Breakfast, half day city sight seeing of Trivandrum. Afternoon free for own activities
Afternoon board train to reach Palaymkottai
Afternoon leave by taxi to Kanyakumari.Check in at Hotel Indien Hermitage.On the way visit Kanyakumari
After breakfast visit suchindrum temple and Nagercoil Temple. Afternoon free and optional visit to Kanyakumari for Sunset Sunday
After Breakfast, free for own activities to explore the hamlets and the country side around there. Afternoon leave by car for Palayamkottai