Posts filed under Alumni Program

A Global Health Career Rooted in a Passion for Health, Education, and Youth Empowerment

We are catching up with some of our FIMRC alumni in our latest blog series to find out where they are now and how FIMRC has shaped their career paths. First up is former Nicaragua Field Operations Manager Greg Macdonald. Read on to learn more about Greg’s journey to a career in global health and development.

Posted on June 13, 2019 and filed under Alumni Program, Staff Highlight, Nicaragua.

Our Most Common Volunteer Travel Questions, Answered!

Getting ready to travel abroad with us this summer? We want to make sure that our volunteers feel as prepared as possible so they are comfortable taking that leap of faith and enrolling in an exciting and life-changing volunteer trip! Check out some of our most frequently asked questions and some first-hand experiences from our wonderful volunteers.

We can’t wait for you to join us soon as part of one of our many volunteer opportunities, including our Summer International Health Fellowship (SIHF). Slots are still available for both summer sessions, sign up today or email missions@fimrc.org any time to learn more or ask us anything!

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Volunteers Bring Invaluable Skills and Perspectives to Global Health Programs

Through a network of global health volunteers and international partnerships, the FIMRC mission continues on, stronger than ever. FIMRC’s Key Relations Manager, Jessica Southern, has over 7 years’ experience in global health fieldwork. She’s sharing her insight on the importance of academic partnerships; how both undergrad and graduate students can make long-term impacts abroad.