Application Process

Application for this rotation is through Dr. Melanie Fisher. Copies of your passport and travel insurance will be required. Be sure that your passport is valid more than 6 months after the departure date.


The village is called Thenkarai, which is 15 miles from the city called Madurai in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India. Approximate round trip airfare will be about $1600. The clinic in the village is primary care clinic and should be able to arrange outpatient clinic visits at a missionary hospital in Madurai. Dr. Vasudevan will take care of accommodation. Students interested can get more information about Madurai on and pictures of Thenkarai Village at

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