Want to escape your generic pre-med classes? Interested in emergency medicine, humanitarian relief work, wilderness medicine, or global health? Want to travel abroad and gain real-world medical experience? This class is for you!
Come explore the beautiful pacific coast of Costa Rica and learn from physicians who work around the world. Adventure through jungles and take part in real-world medical training as you build your resume, network, and your travelogue.
Taught by faculty of the University of Colorado School of Medicine, this class is a new, 10-day, hands-on introduction to emergency, wilderness, and global health medicine. In addition to gaining hands-on experience, students will have time to get to know successful medical school faculty/physicians, and get the inside scoop on the medical school application process and careers in medicine and health care.
Undergraduate college students and recent grads from any college or university are encouraged to join.