Global Health Fellowship

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Position Summary

This position provides a unique opportunity to help lead the Exploring Health Care (EHC) Program and mentor visiting medical students from Japan. Working closely in a team, Global Health Fellows help design a 2-week program during which participants learn about Bay Area health care while drawing critical comparisons and contrasts with health care systems throughout East Asia. The EHC program is based in San Francisco, with visits to Stanford University and other Silicon Valley locations.

Core Responsibilities

  • Arrange health care organization visits, volunteer activities, and cultural excursions
  • Deliver presentation on global health topic
  • Assist participants with clinical English learning
  • Assist with facilitation of simulation and problem-based learning (PBL) activities
  • Support a participant group of 10-12 students with adjusting to life in San Francisco


  • Room and board in San Francisco March 17-29
  • Travel reimbursement (approx. $1250) for a trip to Asia for exciting post-program fellowship activities
  • Excursions in Silicon Valley and around the Bay Area
  • Leadership skills development
  • Life-long friendships with amazing students from Asia
  • Expanded network of international medical professionals


How to Apply: Click the blue Apply button and fill out the application form. Applicants who pass the initial screening will be invited to participate in an interview via Skype or phone towards the end of November.