Mexico Field School 2019

Mexico, Central America and Caribbean May 2019 Healthcare Science

Recommended Credits: 1.5-3
Program Website: http://camosun.ca/services/studyabroad/field-schools/mexico.html

Join us for the 10th field school to the village of San Francisco in Mexico. Camosun Dental students and faculty have been supporting and promoting oral care in this village since 2007.

Participants will have the opportunity to perform oral health presentations and health screenings to various community groups in San Francisco. Students will hone their clinical skills, while increasing their cultural awareness and their understanding of global social responsibility.

Fast Facts

  • Where: San Francisco, Mexico
  • Partner: Entreamigos Community Centre & Hospital General de San Francisco
  • Cost includes: Airfare, transportation in Mexico, accommodation, medical insurance, welcome and farewell dinner.
  • Cost excludes: Tuition, Camosun Student Society fees, recommended vaccinations and/or medicines, meals, free-time activities, and personal expenses.
  • Accommodation: Shared housing

Deadline to apply: January 16, 2019 (Extended)

Scholarships

Instructors

Dental Hygiene Senior Students

  • When: May 4-18, 2019 (subject to change)
  • Course offered: IESA 190 International Education Study Abroad - 1.5 credits
  • Cost: $2,600-$2,900

Dental Hygiene Junior Students

  • When: May 4-June 1, 2019 (subject to change)
  • Course offered: IESA 190 International Education Study Abroad - 3 credits
  • Cost: $3,100-$3,400

Certified Dental Assistant Students

  • When: May 4-18, 2019 (subject to change)
  • Course offered: IESA 190 International Education Study Abroad - 1.5 credits
  • Cost: $2,600-$2,900