To be effective in responding rapidly and comprehensively to requests for assistance, EWH depends upon a small but very committed staff supported by interns and volunteers. We welcome your involvement. Please contact us for more information about any positions.Ben showing the students how to disassemble an incubator


We are always interested in receiving resumes from highly qualified individuals with experience in global health and biomedical technology. We are currently looking to fill the following positions:

On-The-Ground-Coordinator (OTGC)(Full Description)
Short-term contractor position.
Multiple positions available: Nepal, Guatemala, & Cambodia January. Nicaragua, Tanzania, and Rwanda Summer. All positions for 2017 have been filled. You can still express your interest in future involvement.
Former EWH SI or January Institute participants are strongly preferred.
Applications are rolling -- let us know if you are interested!


From time to time we have opportunities for interns. In the past, interns have helped us with business planning, marketing strategies, Kit design, STEM education, and legal issues. For information about what is currently available, please contact us.

EWH is currently looking for:

Job Title: Communications & Development Intern (Full Description)
Category: Part time, Volunteer, Telework
Reports to: Manager, Communications & Development.

Requirements include:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong research skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Familiarity with social media
  • Interest in global health & international development

Volunteer positions

We welcome volunteers, especially student engineers, recent graduates, and retired engineers and BMETs. A great way to get involved as a volunteer is to form or join and EWH Chapter. Past volunteers have helped with the EWH Kits program but some have also had the opportunity to travel to developing countries to assist local coordinators of the Summer Institute program. Additionally, we are always looking for volunteer instructors to help teach our BMET Training courses.

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