A Global Health Studies major interns with a non-profit in Santiago,
Educación Popular en Salud (EPES), during her semester studying abroad in Chile
Internships provide students the opportunity to complete a supervised practical experience in an occupation or field which is related to their course of study. By completing an internship, students build their skill set and their resume.
Students are advised to explore the websites of national and international global health agencies, as well as those of global health organizations in Iowa in order to find internships with those specific organizations.
UI Internship Resources
Global Health Studies Program--Development in a Global Context
Virtual/Remote Global Internships (UI Study Abroad)
International Studies Other Internship Resources
UI Des Moines Internship Program (example organizations include the World Food Prize, and the Iowa International Center)
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