Mission Trip Dates
|February 26 - March 5, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (DeSales University)|
|February 24 - March 4, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (Thomas Jefferson University)|
|March 3 - 12, 2017||Guatemala||Dental clinics and construction|
|March 5 - 12, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (University of Pittsburgh)|
|March 10 - 19, 2017||Guatemala||Cleft Lip/Palate and Plastic surgery, dental clinics, construction (Washington State University)|
|March 17 - 26, 2017||Guatemala||Multidisciplinary Group (University of Washington)|
|May 6 - 14, 2017||Guatemala||Occupational Therapy clinics and Speech and Hearing clinics (Washington University-St. Louis and Eastern Washington University)|
|May 12-21, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (Bellarmine University)|
|May 20 - 26, 2017||Guatemala||General medical clinics, health seminars (Arcadia University)|
|May 22 - 31, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (Marquette University)|
|June 9 - 18, 2017||Guatemala||General medical clinics and construction|
|June 14 - 21, 2017||Guatemala||Construction projects and clinics|
|July 14 - 23, 2017||Guatemala||General medical clinic, eyeglass clinics, Helping Babies Breathe seminars, construction projects, firefighter training|
|July 21 - 30, 2017||Guatemala||Physical and Occupational Therapy clinics (Grand Valley State University)|
|July 28 - August 6, 2017||Guatemala||Construction projects|
|August 6 - 14, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (Temple University)|
|August 16 - 27, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy rotation (Carroll University)|
|September 2 -16, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy Rotation (Arcadia University)|
|September 9 - 17, 2017||Guatemala||Physical Therapy clinics (Drexel University)|
|October 13 - 22, 2017||Guatemala||Orthopedic Surgery, General Surgery, general medical clinics, eyeglass clinics, Helping Babies Breathe seminars, physical therapy clinics, construction projects|
Frequently Asked Questions
Who can volunteer?
The following medical/dental specialties are most frequently used: anesthesia and nurse anesthesia, dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, plastic surgery, nursing, and physical therapy. We are always looking for other specialties to join our Hearts In Motion team.
Where does H.I.M. go on their trips?
What do H.I.M. volunteers do on the trips?
How long is each trip?
Can family members come?
Are there any expenses for volunteers?
How are credentialing and insurance issues handled?
- Physicians and dentists need to submit a curriculum vitae
- Registered nurses need to submit a copy of your nursing license
Travel and health insurance are covered by each individual through personal insurance plans.