The International Technion Medical Student Exchange Center

The International Technion Medical Student Exchange Center at the Ruth & Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine approaches medicine from an interdisciplinary approach and invites you to take part in a unique and challenging program to learn first-hand about medicine in Israel. The Technion Faculty of Medicine maintains affiliations with the best teaching hospitals and research centers within the Haifa area and many excellent, top level universities from around the world. You can find some of our affiliated universities in the US, Europe, Asia and Australia.The Intech-Med Center is working not only to maintain its current affiliations, but also seeking to improve and develop relationships with top notch establishments.


The International Technion Medical Student Exchange Program is designed for Medical Students in their clinical years ONLY (4th year and above in a 6-year program or 2nd year and above in a 4-year program) and includes an opportunity to learn about global health care systems, observe different medical perspectives and understand new cultural viewpoints.

To apply for an elective you must read the information and guidelines and submit an application.

We wish you success and look forward to meeting you in Israel!

Managing Staff


Prof. Yaron Har-Shai

Vice Dean, strategic development



Dr. Robert Lubin

Managing Director,
American Medical School
International Center

Stephanie Shneor

Stephanie Shneor

Public Relations and Project Manager

Shai-Lee Cohen

Shai-Lee Cohen


International Center