Cross-cultural experiences take place in May and last three weeks, including orientation and debriefing sessions before and after the experience. Domestic and international locations will be available to students.
Students have the opportunity to observe the delivery of health care and education in under served populations. This life-changing encounter leaves students with a broader knowledge of the challenges many face in seeking quality health care, and how providers meet the needs of those people.
Read more about the 2014 cross-cultural experiences.
Upcoming 2015 Cross-cultural Experiences
Guatemala – students will engage with Concern America as they observe health care in under served populations.
Nicaragua – through ISL, students will join health teams in dental care.
Hazard, KY – shadowing experiences will be offered through AHEC.
Cross-cultural photos from 2014
Summer cross-crosscultural trips for 2014 included Kentucky, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Tanzania, and Panama.