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Global Medical Education and Research (GMER Elective) – International Health Abroad

Key Contact: GMER Program Co-Directors – Dr. Cindy Howard and Dr. Marshall Hertz | Visit Activity Website

Country(ies): Costa Rica, Ecuador, India, Ireland, Israel, Mexico, South Korea, Sweden, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda


Contact Information

Shannon Benson, Program Coordinator
benson@umn.edu

Activity Description

Medical students may obtain credit toward completion of the requirements for the M.D. degree by arranging supervised, structured, approved clinical or research experiences in another country. These experiences must be approved in advance through the International Medical Education and Research (IMER) Program Office. Dates and location are are flexible and offered to medical students in their 3rd or 4th year.

Activity Types

Clinical Care, Community Outreach, Education/Training, Research

Academic Health Center Units

Medical School

Status

Current