Get a head start with a full Gap Year experience

What if you could spend a year interning at top medical facilities, working on research project under the Israel Ministry of Health, networking and touring? Join our Gap Year now!

Oct 24, 2022 – May 22, 2023.

Build your career

Explore israel

uncover jewish wisdom

In partnership with

Masa gap year

Build your career

Explore Israel

Uncover Jewish wisdom

Forget Gap Year, think whole year

Olami JHealth has partnered with jInternship, leading medical hospitals, research centers across Israel, and a team of medical professionals to provide medical gap-year students opportunities to expand their medical horizons, create new opportunities and meet medical leaders in their fields. While you’re deepening your professional knowledge, you will be offered the opportunity to explore Israel and medical Jewish wisdom.  

Why take a gap year?

Travel and grow
your resume

Access outstanding internships

Intern at top Israel medical facilities including Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital, Shaare Zedek hospital, Ministry of Health, Hebrew University and Clalit

Work on a research project

Join a team and work on a research project under the Israel Ministry of Health

Be matched with a mentor

Let us find your perfect mentor and get professional advice and guidance from a leader in the medical field

Network with medical professionals

Make connections with top medical professionals and peers

A holistic year

October to January: Research
50%
February to May: Clinical
50%

Learn from outstanding mentors and speakers

Rabbi Professor Avraham Steinberg
Associate Clinical Professor of Medical Ethics at the Hebrew University–Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem 

Rabbi Dr. Edward Reichman
Professor of Emergency Medicine and Professor in the Division of Education and Bioethics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Rabbi Dr. Akiva Tatz
Physician and world-renowned expert in Jewish medical ethics

Dr. Deena Zimmerman
Medical Advisor to the Jerusalem Breastfeeding Center

Dr. Tzvi Wilbur
Director of the Horizon Track in Jewish Medical Ethics in Technion American Medical School Program.

And more…

FAQ

The program will run Oct 24, 2022 – May 22, 2023.

The group will be staying in beautiful, new apartments in central Jerusalem, close to medical centers, shopping and nightlife.

The cost is $6,900 (MASA grants available to further reduce price), including accomodation, insurance, public transport in your city and most food.

  • $500 non-refundable deposit due upon registration. This amount goes towards the program fee.
  • March 1: $1600 due (25% of fee.) – refundable.
  • April 1: $1600 due (50% of fee.) – refundable.
  • June 1: $1600 due (75% of fee.) – non-refundable at this point, unless there is a medical need or if the program is canceled due to COVID.
  • Aug 1: $1600 due (100% of fee. Full payment due.) – refundable only if the program is canceled due to COVID.

During your free time in the evenings and weekends, you’ll have the opportunity to tour around Israel, experience hospitality from Israeli families and more.

Please contact our team if you have any questions! Click here or email jhealth@olami.org

ABOUT THE TRIPS

Dubai

Discover a cutting-edge health industry

ITINERARY

Explore Dubai's Old City as well as the modern Dubai and its famous sites such as Burj Al Arab and more. Go on hikes and a safari. Experience professional networking and training. Learn powerful Jewish wisdom. Spend a day at Expo2020.

DATES

January 3-10, 2022

COST

$2999 incl. flight

New Orleans

Help rebuild New Orleans and bring social justice

ITINERARY

Volunteer with impactful local organizations including Habitat for Humanity, NOLA Tree Project and Hands on New Orleans. Experience professional networking and training. Learn powerful Jewish wisdom.

DATES

December 19-26, 2021

COST

$1300 plus flight

Israel

Experience and immersive Jinternship Onward Israel trip

ITINERARY

Tour around Israel's most iconic and beautiful landmarks, intern at the Technion American Israeli medical school and join professional networking and training sessions, and learn powerful Jewish wisdom.

DATES

June 20- August 24, 2022

COST

$499 plus flight