Dates: Travel course: May 16 - 28, 2013
On campus course: Spring semester
Estimated cost: $3209.00 for a minimum group of 15, up to $3500 in the event of a smaller group
Course: BIOL 602-21 & 602-81: Multiculturalism in Medicine in Peru (4 credit hours total)
Application requirements and deadline: Contact faculty leader
Earns credit for IKE!
The course is intended primarily for students planning on applying to medical and dental school but would be of benefit to any student interested in health care in developing nations. Course includes onsite participation in health clinics, and lectures by health care professionals. Participants should expect practical clinical experience in providing health care to underserved populations and practice in cross-cultural communication in the health care setting.
Dr. Mandy Peak
Student Payment Schedule
11/15/2012 - $250
12/14/2012 - $250
1/18/2013 - $700
2/15/2013 - $700
3/15/2013 - $700
4/19/2013 - Balance (amount depends on exact cost of airfare)
through 12/15/2012 - 100% minus $250 deposit
through 1/18/2013 - 50% minus $250 deposit
through 1/19/2013 - 0
*Full refund sans $250 administrative fee is available through 12/15/2012, assuming a replacement is found. You are entitled to a partial refund, as long as airline tickets have not been purchased, until 1/19/2013.
All students are advised to purchase trip cancellation insurance (link here) to protect their investment.