OST 590: Community Medicine in Yucatan, Mexico (3 credits)
This program combines hospital shadowing with community healthcare and offers students a view of Mayan culture. Students also are given opportunities to: interact with Mexican healthcare professionals, observe common and uncommon pathology, and work in rural healthcare clinics. Clinical shadowing experience includes: pediatric oncology, emergency medicine, OB/GYN, community medicine, and hyperbaric medicine. There will also be limited opportunities available for general surgeries.
It is the discretion of the Course Director to determine which students may participate. An interview may be required.
For more information, please contact IGH