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New 4 Week Medical Volunteer Program in Nepal
Medical Trek Nepal is proud to announce our new four week volunteer option. This opportunity is perfect for medical students or those professionals who need extra weeks for continuing education or volunteering.
By: TREKT Himalaya, LLC
Quick Glance Itinerary:
Day 1 – Arrive Kathmandu
Day 2 – Check-in and Welcome Dinner with Medical Trek Nepal Team
Day 3 – 12 Trekking in remote region of Nepal. Route for these treks change each season, as Medical Trek Nepal is dedicated to serving as many as possible. We repeat routes bi-annually to ensure sustainability.
Day 13-14 Return to Kathmandu, and free time.
Day 15 – Meet volunteer liaison at Alka Hospital and get settled in.
Day 16 – 28 Daily rounds at Alka Hospital. Hours are generally from 8am – 5pm, but may vary depending on the department you are working in. Volunteers choose 1 day off per week, usually Saturdays.
Price for 4 week volunteer program: $1950
Includes: Accommodations for 4 weeks (28 days), Medical Trek Nepal trekking experience, meals while on trek, and domestic transfers. Students will have a supervising doctor and/or Medical Trek director who will sign off on required university or hospital forms for internship credit.
Price does not include: International airfare, visas, insurance, meals other than on trek, additional excursions.