Allied Health Students

CFHI Global Health Education Programs are open to allied health students and trainees, including PT, OT, and speech therapy.  CFHI programs allow allied health students to have an inter-professional global health educational opportunity and to see how medicine, public health, and allied health practices are unique in Low and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs). Students participate in rounds, patient care, and efforts to address social determinants of health.  

Programs usually focus on one or more global health related themes. You can find the full list below:

Primary Care and Health Justice

Public Health & Advocacy

Hospital & Inpatient Medicine

Maternal & Reproductive Health

Global Health Nursing

Pediatrics & Child Health


Urban/Rural Comparative

Traditional & Indigenous Medicine

End of Life & Palliative Care

Dental Care and Oral Health

Intensive Beginner Spanish

Vision/Ophthalmology/Fighting Blindness