Lwala Community Alliance and Miami Children's Hospital projects in Port-au-Prince with Dr. Vernat Exil

Opportunities are available for assisting in maternal, neonate, and child health interventions with the Lwala Community Alliance in Kenya, and with clinics in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Workforce development and trainings can be given to the respective locations' health professionals, while learning how to operationalize current systems of health care delivery to be their most efficient.

Cheryl Major [Email]

Port-au-Prince, Haiti; Lwala, Kenya

Contacts N/A 
Program Type

Training or Education

Funding Type



Africa, Central and South America

Global Health Topics

Maternal and Child Health


Undergraduate students; Graduate students (non-clinical); Medical students (MD); Nursing students (MSN, DNP); Post-doctoral students, residents, or trainees; Faculty members

Program Length

Flexible, depending on the individuals interests and needs

VU Affiliation

The program is affiliated with Vanderbilt.


The program does not have a language requirement.