About MAI Lab:

The Medical Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (MAI Lab) based in Lagos, Nigeria is at the forefront of cutting-edge research, aiming to revolutionize healthcare in sub-Saharan Africa through the integration of medicine with artificial intelligence. Our multidisciplinary team is committed to advancing knowledge, addressing healthcare disparities, and promoting innovation in medical technology.

About the Internship Program:

The MAI Lab Internship program provides a unique opportunity for enthusiastic individuals across Africa to engage in hands-on research and methods development in the fields of medical imaging and artificial intelligence. This internship offers a dynamic learning experience, fostering collaboration, and encouraging exploration within a vibrant research environment.

Eligibility Criteria:

We are seeking motivated individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Currently enrolled in a relevant undergraduate or graduate program in computer science, engineering, medical physics, biomedical engineering, or a related field.
  • Residents in any field of Medicine
  • Working knowledge of computer programming language (Python, Java or C#)
  • Familiarity with AWS (Amazon Web Services) or similar cloud computing platforms.
  • Passion for the intersection of medical imaging and artificial intelligence.
  • Demonstrated interest through coursework, projects, or previous experience.
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.

Internship Duration:

The internship program will span 12 weeks and include a mix of didactic learning, hands-on projects, and mentorship from experienced researchers in the field. This is a full-time position. Residents and early career researchers are welcome to apply and can complete their internship part-time over 24 weeks.

Application Process:

Interested candidates are invited to submit the following documents:

1. Updated Curriculum vitae

2. Cover Letter outlining your interest in the internship, relevant experience, and training objectives.

3. Links to any relevant coding samples or project work

Please send your application to info@mailab.io by Jan 13, 2024. Please use the subject line “MAI Lab Internship Application – [Full Name].”


– Exposure to cutting-edge research in medical imaging and artificial intelligence.

– Mentorship from experienced researchers and professionals.

– Networking opportunities within the healthcare and AI research community.

– Certificate of completion for successful interns.

– Monthly stipend

MAI Lab is an equal-opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds. Join us in our mission to make a lasting impact on healthcare through the integration of technology and innovation!






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