CIHI's vision is "to assist in the development of deliberately trained, competent, generalist physicians to meet the health needs of the community and
International Health Care Opportunities in Family Medicine provides you with a collection of international opportunities that you can take advantage of now
and as you advance through your career as a family physician.
Founded in 1990 by a group of volunteer physicians including the late Dr. Jonathan Mann, Doctors of the World-USA is an international health and human
rights organization working where health is diminished or endangered by violations of human rights and civil liberties.
GHEC is a consortium of faculty and health care educators dedicated to global health education in North American health professions schools and residency
The International Medical Volunteers Association (IMVA) is a nonprofit organization that promotes, facilitates, and supports voluntary medical activity
through education and information exchange. It provides information about volunteer opportunities and offers practical advice on how to find and choose
The International Healthcare Opportunities Clearinghouse (IHOC) web site is designed for health-care professionals and students who are interested in
volunteer work with underserved communities at home or abroad. The IHOC website was begun in 1996 by a small group of faculty members and students from the
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts. IHOC is an ongoing project maintained by the Lamar Soutter Medical Library,
University of Massachusetts Medical School.