Global Health Summer Elective

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Program description: 

Tufts School of Medicine offers seven-week summer electives for first year MD students, combined degree students, MPH students, and other master's level students. TUSM has established relationships and opportunities for students at sites in Hait, Namibia, Panama, Guatemala, Ghana, and India. In addition, students have the opportunity to design their own global health elective at an independent site. Depending on students' expressed interests and degree programs, electives can involve clinical observerships, public health projects, and/or research projects. Students must apply and be accepted by the selection committee in order to participate.

Program discipline(s): 
Global health
Public health
Food and nutrition