PLACEMENT LOCATION : Colombo
ROLE : To follow the internship at a busy teaching hospital under the supervision of senior lecturers from a public medical faculty
TYPES OF PLACEMENTS :Hospitals work
MAIN DEPARTMENTS :Please refer the description for more information
REQUIREMENTS :Medical School Students (01st 2nd year students only)
ACCOMMODATION :Host family / Student House
LENGTH OF PLACEMENT :From 02 weeks to 08 weeks
STARTDATES : Flexible
The placement is maximum of 08 weeks is permitted for an elective / internship appointment. The placement is arranged together with the consultation of a leading public university medical faculty and teaching hospital.
Apart from ward based learning, students could work in one of several medical laboratories within the hospital or in one of the preclinical or Para clinical departments of the Faculty of Medicine. There are several state-of-the-art medical and research laboratories that come under the purview of these departments.
The list of preclinical, paraclinical and clinical specialities and medical / research laboratories available in the Faculty of Medicine and the Colombo North Teaching Hospital are listed below.