GLOBAL HEALTH FIELD STUDY
Global Health Track students conduct their field studies at sites in Bolivia, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Nepal and Uganda under the guidance of site preceptors and course coordinators at public health institutions, universities, ministries of health, non-governmental organizations, and United Nations agencies.
The Public Health Program partners with the University Mayor de San Andres (UMSA) in La Paz, Bolivia. UMSA faculty serve as preceptors in La Paz. Our program also works with faculty from the Universidad Mayor, Real y Pontificia de San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca in Sucre (UFSX) and the Universidad Mayor de San Simon (UMSS) in Cochabamba. Learn moreKHANA, the largest national NGO providing integrated HIV prevention, care and support services at the community level in Cambodia. Learn more
The Ethiopia field study site has been suspended due to political unrest in the country.
Field study placements may resume in the 2017-2018 academic year if the situation
stabilizes. Learn More
The Public Health Program has recently established partnerships with two global health field study sites in East Africa for the 2017-2018 academic year: The African Community Center for Social Sustainability (ACCESS) and Action for Community Development (ACODEV) in Uganda. Learn more
New Global Health Field Study Site Currently in Development:
The Center for Molecular Dynamics Nepal (CMDN), established in 2007, prides itself as a research driven nongovernmental organization
dedicated to promoting research in the country. With its team of energetic and highly
motivated experts, CMDN is now recognized as the leading public health and wildlife
research organization in the country. CMDN strives to introduce appropriate, effective
and innovative solutions to address many challenges in the areas of epidemiological
studies, disease surveillance, health research, environmental and biodiversity research
and policy analysis. Learn more
Above: TUC MPH Intern, Natasha Dadour (Class of 2015) onsite in Sucre, Bolivia
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