Post Congress Hospital Visits

Hospital Objectives:

Aims to expose medics (both students and professionals’) to Tanzanian hospitals and health system for exchange of knowledge and learning purposes.

Dates: From June 26th onwards

Kindly note pre-hospital visits can be arranged on request


Hospitals available so far:

  1. Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre (KCMC,
  2. Arusha Lutheran Medical Centre (ALMC- Arusha, )
  3. Haydom Hospital (Karatu, )
  4. Karatu Lutheran Hospital ([email protected])

Requirements to join the visit:

  • Medical students: will require supporting letter from the university
  • Qualified healthcare practitioners: will need a letter from their respective institutions

In addition:

Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre (KCMC)

Currently this Hospital is fully booked

  • Location: is 2.5hrs(82.7km) away from Arusha and public transport is available at cost 4$ per person or hire a vehicle at own expenses.
  • KCMC is able to host 15-20 people for 3-5 days
  • Rotations available are of your choice
  • Accommodation facility is available within the hospital premises. It can accommodate 18 people at a discounted cost of 26$ per day (cost can be shared per room).
  • Food is available at local canteen at relatively affordable price.
  • One will require to send a copy of visa page of the passport to [email protected] one week before the visit
  • No costs for the purpose of visiting

Arusha Lutheran Medical Centre (ALMC)

  • Located at the center of Arusha
  • will be able to host 5-10 people for 3-5 days
  • Rotations available are of your choice
  • Require visa (official document to be in the country)
  • No accommodation provided by the hospital
  • Cost of visit is 200$-300$

Haydom Lutheran Hospital

  • Locate in Karatu, 261km from Arusha
  • Can be accessed via road or airplane
  • MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship) has agreed to fly people interested to go there for a share cost.
  • Requirements: Official document to be in the country
  • Accommodation will be available from 28th June, costs are 25$ per night for single occupancy and 20$ per double occupancy
  • No cost of visiting

Karatu hospital

  • Is in Karatu, 146km from Arusha.
  • It hosts 10-15 people for 3-5 days
  • The rotations available are IM, Paeds, Surgery and Obs/gyn
  • Requires official documents to be in the country
  • No accommodation facility provided by the hospital
  • No costs of visiting

Delegates interested to visit these facilities, are requested to express their interest by applying through the button below.

Kindly Note: The specific details about the visit will be agreed upon between the hospital and the delegate after we help you establish general contact