- Thursday, 07 December 2017
Aims of the Internship Programme.
The aim of the Somaliland Medical Internship Programme is:
To equip the medical graduates with the knowledge, skills, attitudes and experience to serve as [registered] doctors in Somaliland.
To lay foundations for the continuous medical education which will be open to all qualified medical practitioners of Somaliland in order to improve their clinical performance and their provision of health services to the people of Somaliland.
To improve the health services provision of Public Hospitals.
To extend the health services to the periphery areas.
The new graduates (interns) are trained for eight months to attain the designated knowledge, skills and attitudes and then sent to the districts for four months with expectation of one Doctor in each district hospital for the coming ten years.