Dates: Travel Course May 10 to 24, 2014On Campus Course: spring semesterEstimated Cost: $2656 + tuition for one credit (includes airfare, meals and lodging)Course: BIOL 602-22 & 602-81 Multiculturalism in Medicine in Belize (2 credit course required during Spring 2014, 1 credit during travel)
Application requirements: All interested students should contact the faculty leader as soon as possible. The program may best fit pre-health majors but other majors will be eligible. *Please note: This trip includes long hikes to rural villages for health campaigns in which you will be carrying what you need in your pack. If you have questions please talk with the faculty leader. Qualifies for IKE!
The program is intended for students planning on applying to medical school but would be of benefit to any student interested in health care in developing nations. The program includes onsite participation in health clinics, onsite intensive language instruction, and lectures by Belizean health care professionals. Students will stay in accommodations provided by Intrax Belize which facilitates the in country planning. These are group lodging arrangements in local guest houses or hotels.
Dr. Dan Zurek Biology 309 Hecker Wells Hall 235-4746 firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Payment Schedule12/6/2013 - $300.00 (non-refundable deposit1/20/2014 - $8002/17/2014 - $8003/17/2014 - ~$756 (estimate)
Refund PolicyThe first $300 payment is non-refundable. Cancellation prior to 2/17/2014 will result in refund of balance minus the first $300 payment, after that date no refund is possible: all costs are non-recoverable.
All students are advised to purchase trip cancellation insurance (link here) to protect their investment.
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