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India Program Director


Talk about a big fish in a small pond. India is the second-most populous country in the world, and you have the option to be smack dab in the middle of all the beauty it has to offer. Being a Program Director in Surat, India with Dr. Interns provides an array of possibilities. So what are some of the responsibilities of our Directors?

The Program Directors work closely with Dr. Interns to ensure that all logistics of the Medical and Cultural Internship are properly carried out. The main role of the Program Director is to oversee the activities of the program participants. This will include:

  • Directing daily Rotations
  • Facilitating discussions and information sessions (both formal and informal)
  • Implementing cultural activities
  • Chaperoning on excursions 
  • Translating (Gujarati)
  • Supervising safety and wellbeing

The Program Directors are required to serve as a positive role model for the program participants and ensure that the environment is comfortable and safe and that everyone feels included. 


Being a Program Director with Dr. Interns has many advantages. Not only do you get to obtain a crucial leadership experience through our program, but we waive the fee. Your lodging, meals, entertainment, and other items are covered and provided by our staff. (Airfare, passport / visa fees, and vaccinations are still the responsibility of the Program Director) 

Our past Program Directors have only praised the position, and noted how it has helped them excel in their future endeavors. If you're looking for a once in a lifetime experience, that also makes for a great resume point, consider this opportunity. 


Our Program Directors have the option of working for 2 or 4 weeks. Please notate the dates above.