International Service Learning (ISL)
Program Description

ISL runs a range of medical programs for both students and professionals with focuses in global health, dentistry, medicine, nursing, optometry, pharmacy, and physical therapy.

Time Commitment

Countries Served

  • Belize, Colombia, Costa Rice, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Spain, Tanzania

Types of Opportunities

  • Internships are available to medical students, nursing studentsĀ and other related health professional students. ISL offers a range of placement focuses, including dental outreach, healthcare for recovering addicts, reproductive and sexual health, geriatric medicine, medical support at local hospitals and clinics, physical therapy, education and teaching and rural agricultural development.
  • Medical programs involve multidisciplinary teams that help meet various community health needs

Expected Costs

  • Costs vary based on time commitment and locationĀ 


  • Some programs require some Spanish proficiency