Uganda Field Experience & Group Study Program

The Cumming School of Medicine is currently accepting applications for its Community Health Engagement Field Experience and Group Study Program in Uganda for May-June 2019. The program will provide 10 students with the opportunity to work alongside the Healthy Child Uganda team, local communities, and Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) faculty and students to gain hands-on exposure to community development, health promotion and social determinants of health in rural Uganda. Participants will receive course credit for MDSC 507.

To apply, you must be enrolled in Bachelor of Health Science (BHSc) or Bachelor of Community Rehabilitation programs at the University of Calgary. Please submit your application to by March 15, 2019. Click here for more information.

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We intermittently recruit interns to support research, technology and communication for our Canadian and Tanzanian offices. Most internships seek graduate and senior undergraduate students registered with partner universities.

Please note: Mama na Mtoto currently does not offer clinical internships.

For further information, please contact and include an up-to-date curriculum vitae.

Field Visits

We are occasionally able to accommodate field visits to our Mama na Mtoto sites. For more information, please contact us at