Operation Smile is an international medical charity that has provided hundreds of thousands of free surgeries for children and young adults in developing countries who are born with cleft lip, cleft palate or other facial deformities. It is one of the oldest and largest volunteer-based organizations dedicated to improving the health and lives of children worldwide through access to surgical care. Since 1982, Operation Smile has developed expertise in mobilizing volunteer medical teams to conduct surgical missions in resource-poor environments while adhering to the highest standards of care and safety. Operation Smile helps to fill the gap in providing access to safe, well-timed surgeries by partnering with hospitals, governments and ministries of health, training local medical personnel, and donating much-needed supplies and equipment to surgical sites around the world. Founded and based in Virginia, U.S., Operation Smile has extended its global reach to more than 80 countries through its network of credentialed surgeons, pediatricians, doctors, nurses, and student volunteers.
All interested appli cants should apply online at https://www.operationsmile.org/content/careers
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This Intern will assist with research, documentation, and administrative duties. This is a great opportunity for a student to gain hands-on experience in the human resources field within an international nonprofit.
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