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Global Health Outreach Resident Expectations

  • Refocus on honing physical examination skills and clinical knowledge in absence of technology
  • Obtain skills for delivering anesthetics in austere environments
  • Opportunity to see diseases at further stages of development
  • Develop flexibility to provide care in varied work environments and be creative in clinical and technical problem solving
  • Enhance the ability to work in teams, focus on communication and cultural sensitivity
  • Add to the variety of patient populations and diseases to which the resident will be exposed
  • Enhance skills of residents as teachers