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.


Baptist Medical Centre in Nalerigu, Ghana is a 125-bed mission hospital located in a rural ("bush") area of northeastern Ghana. Even though it is a "bush hospital", it is the main referral center for patients all over northern Ghana (and the surrounding countries). Lots of exposure to Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Surgery, and whatever else comes in thr door.

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