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Comparative Healthcare in Mexico

Term To Study: Spring-Break 2020
Application Deadline: Nov 15, 2019
Program Starts: Feb 29, 2020
Program Ends: Mar 07, 2020
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $2,000
Link 1: Make Online Deposit or Program Payment
Link 2: Book a Global Learning Avising Appointment through Handshake
Program Locations: Guadalajara
Contact Phone: 330-244-4969
Contact Name: Mike Cinson
Contact Email: mcinson@walsh.edu
What is Included: Accommodations
Ground Transportation
Site Visits
What is not Included: Passport
Estimated Costs: Program Fee and Airfare $2000 **
Souvenirs- $50-$100

**Note- Subject to change based on cost of airfare. Determined at time of booking.
Program Description

Partnering with UNIVA La Universidad Catolica students and faculty explore the healthcare system in Guadalajara, Mexico observing public and private hospitals and health clinics. There is a special focus on manageable and preventable care.

Faculty Leader: Dr. Tracey Herstich & Dr. Michele Tilstra

Coursework – Students participating in a Global Health program will enroll in NURS 390 (H2B) Issues in Global Healthcare in the Spring 2020 semester. This course will explore the principles and goals of global health including an introduction to health systems, the burden of disease, and ways to improve global health.

Important Dates:
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019
Forms & Program Payment Due By January 10, 2020
Pre-Departure Orientation: February 02, 2020

Quick Facts

Population: 114975406
Capital: Mexico City (Distrito Federal)
Per-capita GDP: $ 14800
Size: 1964375 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 06:00 hours) Central Time (US & Canada)

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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Walsh University Global Learning Office