MUHI is an ever-growing and entirely student-led health charity organisation. You can help us make a difference in solving today's pressing health issues.We’re always looking for passionate individuals to join us or volunteer for the many opportunities we have. Recruitment for 2016 positions is open now!
The Melbourne University Health Initiative (MUHI) is a student-run charity dedicated to public and global health. Students from a diverse range of faculties, with a common passion for elevating healthcare standards, are involved with MUHI. We are supported by the Nossal Institute for Global Health and as the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne.
MUHI believes in the importance of education and awareness in improving health outcomes. Our local programs include VCE tutoring for underrepresented Victorian students, and engaging the local university community through health-related conferences, mentoring, and free public lectures.
Our ultimate goal is to elevate health standards around the world. Teams of MUHI volunteers travel to villages in Kenya to inform and educate residents on health issues, particularly preventable diseases. We also send medical equipment to communities in need across the globe.
We’re always looking for more people to get involved with what we do. You can join us as a staff member, volunteer for individual programs, or sign up for community volunteering – don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter to stay up-to-date with opportunities!
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