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  • Locations: Esteli, Nicaragua
  • Program Terms: January Intersession
  • Restrictions: UD applicants only
  • Costs (Click term to view): January Intersession
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Service/Immersion Minimum GPA: 3.0
Class Eligibility: 02 Sophomore, 03 Junior, 04 Senior Non-UD Students: No
Field of study: Health Professions Program Advisor: Kathleen Scheltens
Academic Level: Undergraduate
Program Description:
MEDICAL/DENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH BRIGADE TO NICARAGUA

About the Program

Program is coordinated by office of Pre-medical Programs. Involves a semester long planning process in which Brigaders meet weekly with program faculty. Brigade involves three days of operating a Medical and Dental Clinic and three days of conducting public health projects as assigned by Global Brigades. Program description can be found at: www.globalbrigades.org.


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Program Contact

Dr. Kathleen Scheltens

Pre-Departure Orientation

Participants must attend weekly preparation meetings with the group. This is a major commitment. You must be willing to commit your time and energy to this effort or you will lose your place on the trip.

 
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Cost and Refund Policy

The cost of the program is $950 plus airfare (to be determined). The program cost of the trip covers ground transportation, lodging, and most food. Students pay program fee and airfare to Global Brigades after acceptance to the program.  See budget sheet for more specific cost information and the refund policy for this program.


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This program is currently not accepting applications.