WELCOME FIRST YEAR MEDICAL STUDENTS!
We are looking for students with a passion for global health to join our group of scholars.
What does it mean to be a global health scholar? Here’s what we do:
- Organize discussions with faculty and students about topics such as the ethics of practicing medicine in a different culture, or how to develop clinical skills with limited resources.
- Organize talks and panels for the Dartmouth community, where we learn from doctors and experts involved with international health.
- Attend and travel to conferences together. Last year students presented at CUGH, Unite for Sight, Global Health Day and more.
- Provide research support. Scholars collaborate and support each other while they pursue summer research experiences and elective rotations abroad.
- Participate in community service through local organizations such as the Burlington refugee clinic program.
Here’s what is required:
- Being a global health scholar is a four year commitment
- During the summer between first and second year, you are encouraged to complete a service or research project
- You are encouraged to complete a capstone project during a fourth year elective
- We require attendance for all guest lectures and speakers
If you are interested in joining our group, then please click here to apply. The application deadline is Monday, August 22 by midnight.