Where do you intern in Buenos Aires: I intern at a public hospital in the center of Buenos Aires.
Describe a typical day in your internship: I shadow doctors in different hospital wards.
What makes Buenos Aires a special place: It is a very cultured city with tons of things to do in all hours of the day and night.
The most interesting thing you have done as an intern: Gave shots for allergy patients.
The greatest challenge you face as an intern: Waking up at 6:45 Monday-Friday.
The most valuable thing you’re learning through your internship: I am getting an inside scoop to the life of doctors here, and how the free healthcare system works in Argentina.
What skills you have developed: I’ve improved my Spanish a lot, as well as seen various fields of medicine in a hospital that typically serves lower income immigrants and citizens.
One fun fact about Buenos Aires: The majority of the “Argentine” population is from Italy. Hence why there’s such good pizza, pasta, gelato, and coffee.
Advice to future Road2Argentina interns: Go everywhere! The first week will seem to go very slowly, but afterwards time flies, so make sure you take all opportunities possible to see the city and all of Argentina.

 

For more information on how to get an internship in Buenos Aires, fill out an application or contact us at info@road2argentina.com!