Global Volunteer Opportunities

Various Dates 2024

Healthcare – South Asia

Contact Bob. A team from the IMB is seeking healthcare personnel to come for one week and help lead in both providing Continuing Medical Education courses and participate in medical camps in needy areas.  This is open to Medical Practitioners, Nurses, and possibly Dentists to do CME courses for local practitioners.

Dates:   29 June 2024; 28 July 2024; 28 September 2024; 16 November 2024; and 8 December 2024

Activities include Cultural orientation, CME on your chosen topic, 1-2 medical check-up camps, and visitation in homes for EV and/or discipleship. Also, Biblical Teaching if you feel confident in this area.

 

June 1-15, 2024

Urgent: North Africa

There is an urgent request from the IMB for members from several different specialties. There is a call for a Dentist, an OB/GYN provider, and a Field Vision Team. The dates of the trip are June 1-15, 2024. Applications must be submitted by April 1, 2024, to get approvals for the team to come. The location is North Africa. Additional information can be found by clicking here.

Kentucky

A member passed this request on to us. Camp Courageous Kids is a camp in Southern Kentucky for special needs kids from around the world. At The Center for Courageous Kids, medical volunteers are essential to the summer camp sessions. In addition to our Medical Team (Medical Director and Camp Nurses), we recruit licensed medical volunteers and nursing student volunteers for each summer camp session. Medical volunteers must attend orientation (one day before the camp session) and stay for the entire camp week. Housing is provided for all volunteers. Medical Volunteers include nurses, physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, medical students in their third and fourth year, nursing students, and pharmacy students. For more information, please contact the Camp Nurse at campnurse@courageouskids.org.

May 30–June 9

Kenya

Mike Reed, a member of Trinity Baptist Church, Lake Charles, LA is helping his church put together a team for a Healthcare Team to travel to Kenya. They have needs in the areas of Medical/Dental/Veterinary. A pharmacist is definitely needed as well as other providers and a Dental Hygienist. Trip dates are May 30–June 9. The estimated cost is $4300 from Houston, TX. Please contact Mike for further information.

June 14-22

Guatemala

Bil Barkley, BMDF member and Missions Pastor at FBC Mt. Pleasant, TX is taking a team to Guatemala from June 14-22. While he is asking for Physicians, Nurses, Translators, Surgeons, Pharmacists, Lab Techs, Sonographers, Dentists, and Dental Hygienists, he is in urgent need of Anesthesiologists, or CRNAs. Please contact Bil for further information.

June 18–25

Brazil

Mike Grober from Your Mission Matters is taking a team to Brazil for a Medical outreach along the Amazon River. The dates are June 18–25. They currently have five on their team but are still looking for physicians, dentists, nurses, Physical therapists, and others willing to serve. Mike puts the cost of the trip, including airfare at around $3000. Mike shared about trips to Brazil and Peru at our Annual meeting. For more information, please contact Mike Grober.

Peru—October 22 – 31

We are also working with Mike Grober at Your Mission Matters about a possible trip to Peru. More info to follow. If this trip interests you, please let Bob or Mike know. Again, this trip would be open to all healthcare fields.

West Africa – High Priority

Choose your dates

Short-term volunteer surgeons are needed to fill in for Baptist Medical Center in Ghana between June 2024 and May 2025.  Trip should be a minimum of two or three weeks.  Contact Ann Marie for further details.

Eastern Europe – Ultrasound Outreach teams

IMB is looking for Ultrasound Outreach teams to come for 7-10 days for Eastern Europe from June 2024 through December 2024.  Click here for further information.

Missions Agency Seeking Full time personnel

Hiring Family Medicine Physicians, Dentists, and Licensed Dental Hygienists in Papua New Guinea!

Ethnos360 and its Global Partners, including New Tribes Mission-PNG, envision a thriving church for every people. Within this vision, New Tribes Mission-PNG works among the 850+ people groups of Papua New Guinea. The New Tribes Mission Medical & Dental Clinics exist to support these church planting efforts in PNG through direct patient care, remote advisement and temporary clinics, and educational opportunities. Our team care model expands the impact that every medical professional has beyond simple direct care and multiplies it to impact the entire field with each patient encounter, allowing the unreached to become reachable that much sooner. Want to hear more? Visit www.ntmpng.org/medical, email our Medical Mobilizer Tobi Magill, RN at tobi_magill@ntmpng.org , or our PNG Personnel Director at personnel-director@ntmpng.org .

Seeking a Full time Radiation Technician

Contact Bob. I recently (Aug. 2023) met with a friend who works with an Inner-City Medical Clinic in Birmingham, AL.  They are seeking a full time Radiation Technician who has a missional heart and is willing to serve an underserved population in this area.  Again, contact me (Bob) if you would like further information.

Eastern Europe

IMB is looking for a small team to include a gynecologist or internist, a physical therapist, and one or two nurses for a country in Eastern Europe.  Contact Anne Marie for further information.