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|Course Name:||Foundations of Global Health|
Nicaragua: UMass Faculty Member (Sponsor)
University: Olga Valdman, MD Olga.Valdman2@umassmed.edu
Family Medicine & Community Health
|Sites Available:||UMass 2wks. / Nicaragua 2 wks.|
Didactics: Feb 9, 2015 - Feb 19, 2015 (2-weeks)
|Number of Students / Month:||4|
|Prerequisites:||* Offered to UMass Students Only|
|Elective Description: This course includes all day classes in global health for two weeks here (UMass) and then a two week community health trip to Nicaragua in which students learn about the health care system there. Students may opt to take the 2 week Worcester/UMass portion only.|
Note: If doing 4 weeks: Please notify Olga Valdman, MD immediately to make arrangement for Nicaragua travel.
Location: UMass 2wks. and Nicaragua 2 wks.
|Website: Additional information on the UMMS OUME International Medical Education website.