Length of Trip: 1 Week
Trips per Year to Latin America: 4
Type of Volunteer: Physician/mid-level provider, Nurse, Healthcare-related trainee, Dental
Type of Organization: Secular NGO
Type of Clinic: Mobile or Informal Clinic
Medical volunteers will be involved with seeing patients and providing appropriate treatment regiments and follow-up. We welcome all specialties and encourage those with surgical or dental skills to join us! We run a primary medical clinic, including pediatrics and psychiatric care, to treat as many people as possible.
Non-medical volunteers can be involved in activities such as eye glass fitting, translating (French and Spanish speakers are welcome), and education projects. We are always open to suggestions for new projects.
Cost is $475 for transport, food, and lodging. Plane arrangements from Miami to Port au Prince (PAP) are booked separately by each participant.
All participants must be on the same flight from Miami into Port au Prince.
Organizational Base: New Orleans, Louisiana