About the Center for Global Health Education learning through meaningful partnerships

UTMB offers pre-clinical and clinical electives in La Romana, Dominican Republic. Students must have at least an intermediate/conversational proficiency in Spanish in order to participate in these elective opportunities.

Hospital Buen Samaritano
Potential projects might include:

Technology needs assessment for videoconferencing and telemedicine
Research capacity-building
Existing infrastructure (policy, ethics, lab, etc.)
Academic collaborations
Needs and perceptions of potential investigators
Community-based projects (Bateyes)
-Water sanitation and hygiene (filter project)
-Disease prevalence
-NCD management

Dominican Republic

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October 12, 2013

Global Health Education Symposium: The Role of Students in Global Health

Visit the conference website to register and submit abstracts.