MedTreks Kenya Faculty
Welcome to MedTreks Kenya
Thank you for your interest in joining our team as MedTreks Faculty! As you already know, our goal with this program is to help build the healthcare capacity of our partnership program in Kenya, Village HopeCore International.
Throughout the years, MedTreks has supported Village HopeCore on a year round bases. We have faculty that not only serve as instructors while in Kenya, but who also volunteer their time and expertise after they return home (which we are super grateful for!). It is this type of long-term involvement, that makes our program so sustainable, so thank you for your interest in becoming one of lead instructors for this Medical Trip & Global Health Seminar.
As faculty for the MedTreks Kenya trip, we work with you on an individual bases to make sure that your skills and expertise match the requests and needs of the Kenyan team. There are a variety of roles for the MedTreks faculty position including:
- Training the Kenyan HopeCore staff on clinical skills
- Educating HopeCore staff on pertinent public health topics
- Serving as a mentor for other MedTreks participants
- Providing ongoing support to our MedTreks education team through online discussions, newsletters, sharing of resources in health education