ENLACE Summer Language & Cultural Immersion
The 2021 Immersion Program is contingent on an available COVID-19 vaccine.
ENLACE Summer Language & Cultural Immersion program provides first year medical students with a learning opportunity in El Salvador. Participants receive a total of 9 hours of pre-departure orientation including sessions on El Salvador's medical education and healthcare delivery system, as well as ethics of medicine and scope of practice in an international setting.
While non-credit bearing, this 4-week immersion program is highly academic and organized around five main learning components:
1) Ethics in Global Volunteerism
2) Pre-Clinical Observation in Tertiary and Ambulatory Settings
3) Spanish Language Acquisition
4) Cultural and Community Immersion
5) Reflection Activities
Contact: Jennifer Custer