Global Exchange Reality Tours has been contracted to arrange travel for The University of San Francisco to participate in a Cuban Cultural and Linguistic Medical Emmersion Program from May 19 - June 1, 2013.
Global Exchange is a Licensed Travel Service Provider  by the Office of Foreign Assets Control. Participants will travel under the General License unless other arrangements have been made.
This program is meant to compliment the purpose and educational objectives of helping to train future health professionals to care for Spanish Speaking patients in a culturally competent manner. Students will experience first-hand the challenges of providing high quality, culturally competent health care in clinical environments with sub optimum resources. Linguistic and cultural preparation will begin in a prerequisite course and will continue during the immersion through structured Spanish and Medical Spanish language lessons and healthcare clinic and cultural site visits in Cuba.
To determine if you are eligible for this delegation please contact the person listed below. If you have already been determined eligible, please utilize the code provided to you in the space below titled "Sign Up For This Tour".
Once registered, you will be contacted about the deposit. Payments by Mastercard, Visa and Discover Card are welcome. Deposits for Cuba delegations are non-refundable unless the trip is canceled by Global Exchange as explained below.
This trip will be as diverse as possible in terms of race, age and life experiences. In some cases, a limited number of partial scholarships are available for low-income applicants.