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GH 717 Global Health Scholars First Year Elective (1-5) This course provides exposure to basic concepts of global health, tailored to first year medical students with a focus on community health assessment and engagement.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Global health Scholars Program through a competitive application process. The online application process is made available to all first year medical students in the Fall. All applications are kept confidential. Application submission ends as of midnight on December 31. The Global Health Scholars Program Faculty review applications during the month of January and based on key criteria (available upon request) will select students for acceptance into the program. Selection criteria will include elements such as academic performance prior international or community health experience and language skills to name a few. Selection is announced February 1.  

GH 727 Global Health Scholars Second Year Elective (1-5) This course provides exposure to basic concepts of global health, designed for the second year medical students, with a focus on the global burden of disease and community-oriented participatory research. Students will utilize the knowledge and skills gained during this year, guided by faculty, to develop a health improvement intervention for the host site (e.g. San Pablo, Ecuador). This elective does not meet graduation requirements. It is offered as part of the Global Health Scholars Program.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: successful completeion ofGH 717  

GH 747 Global Health Scholars Fourth Year Elective (4) Global Health Scholars 4th year elective.
Effective: Summer 2011
Prerequisite: successful completion ofGH 717 andGH 727  

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