College of Medicine Nicaragua Elective

This course is a four-week clinical elective at the Nicaragua Medical Center in El-Viejo, Nicaragua sponsored by OneWorld Health. The course will involve Monday through Friday clinical shifts of 8 hours (9 am-5 pm) in the outpatient, urgent care, and emergency medicine settings in El-Viejo, Nicaragua, as well as the Emergency Department of the University Medical Center in Leon, Nicaragua. Students will also have the opportunity to shadow physicians in Chinandega, Nicaragua.