Hospital Doctor Shadowing

in Dominican Republic

Hospital Shadow Doctors on the front line

Shadow doctors on the front line

40+ hours clinical shadowing in two weeks

Your mentor

A dedicated medical doctor mentoring you throughout

Immerse yourself

Share the experience of Dominican culture at our amazing student house

Amplify your impact

Your participation directly improves access to healthcare and benefits the local community

World-class support

We control the entire program to keep you safe and deliver the best learning experience

The next step...

The program has separate dedicated sessions for:


Year olds



Year olds

Frequently Asked Questions

When is this program available?

Start dates are available throughout the summer between May and September, and at selected other times of year.

Please see Dates, fees & apply for details.

How much does this program cost?

Registration is $450 , which covers the admission process and reserves your space on the program. This is refundable if your application is not successful (Terms & Conditions apply).

The program fee is $3,450 , which covers the full program package including your hospital placement, mentoring, accommodation, food and local transport. This is payable 120 days before your program start date or can be paid in installments.

How long is this program?

Two weeks.

Arrival is usually on a Sunday and departure on Saturday.

You will be given details of exactly when you need to arrive once your application has been approved.

Where is this program located?

In the south of Dominican Republic in the Caribbean. We have two bases, one in La Romana and one in Santo Domingo.

Whichever location you are in, you will stay at our own guesthouse exclusive to Global Pre-Meds students.

Is there financial aid available

We are a specialist placement provider, and unfortunately cannot offer any financial aid ourselves.

We do offer a payment plan which allows your program fee to be paid in installments over four months, at no extra cost.

Past students have successfully crowdfunded for their program.