Calling All International Students!

October 22, 2013

Article by Global Pre-Meds
Hospital doctor shadowing & global health experience programs.

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We are looking for international students that are interested in a career in health care, to join us on one of our overseas medical placements. You can be a student that is interested in becoming a doctor, nurse, midwife or dentist.

sam1.jpgGap Medics provide safe and secure overseas medical work experience to students aged 16-25. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for young studentsto grab with both hands!

 You will be able to shadow medical professionals in Tanzania, Thailand or Central Europe. The programmes are fully supervised by our extensive overseas staff, which includes a full time cook who will prepare all your meals for you. A great chance to experience the local cuisine! You will also stay in our very own, fully staffed Gap Medics houses for one or two weeks. This opportunity will fit in perfectly with your schools’ breaks, but we also run the programme all year long.

While on placement you will have the opportunity to shadow medical professionals in one of the following departments:

If you have any specific interests we can tailor the placement to suit your needs. Just speak to one of our Student Placement Advisors who will be happy to help create the perfect experience for you!

These opportunities are open to students from all over the world and you will be able to mix with like-minded people in our social houses. The cost of a one-week placement starts at £890 which includes our registration fee payment.

You can contact the team on 0044191 2308080 or you can drop us an email at if you have any questions about Gap Medics!