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International Program Sites

Collaborating universities and approved sites:

All TTUHSC students interested in completing a program or elective abroad must complete an application (see links below).

All TTUHSC students selected to participate in a program or elective abroad must complete the mandatory pre-departure requirements. For more information about the pre-departure requirements, click here.

Application Submission Dates: 2014-2015

  • Spring 2015
    • Applications may be submitted beginning September 1, 2014. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR SPRING 2015 PRIOR TO THIS DATE.
    • Unless a specific due date is noted below, all applications must be submitted four (4) months prior to departure or no later than March 1, 2015.
    • Pre-departure requirements must be completed one (1) month prior to departure or by April 1, 2015, whichever date comes first.
  • Summer 2015
    • Applications may be submitted beginning January 1, 2015. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2015 PRIOR TO THIS DATE.
    • Unless a specific due date is noted below, all applications must be submitted four (4) months prior to departure or no later than April 1, 2015.
    • Pre-departure requirements must be completed one (1) month prior to departure or by May 8, 2015, whichever date comes first.

Costa Rica

  • Universidad de Iberoamerica (UNIBE)
    • Site summary to come
    • University web site
    • Program dates: to be determined by UNIBE
      • SOM 4th year elective and Medical Spanish elective (2 week & 4 week options) are available
    • Application

India

Nicaragua

  • Jinotega
    • Site summary
    • Site handbook
    • Faculty contact: Patti Patterson, MD
    • Program dates:
      • March 14-21, 2015
        • APPLICATION CLOSED
      • April 11-18, 2015
        • APPLICATION CLOSED
      • May 19-30, 2015
        • APPLICATION CLOSED
      • June 12-25, 2015
        • APPLICATION CLOSED
      • August 08-15, 2015: APPLICATION DUE FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2015, 4 PM CT
      • 4TH Year Medical Students (apply 6 months prior to departure)

Peru

Thailand

Vietnam

Approved organizations

  • Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI)
    • Organization web site
      • visit the organization's web site for information about program dates and the organization's application process and pre-departure requirements
    • TTUHSC application (the organization has a separate application process)
  • Child Family Health International (exception is program in Mexico)
    • Organization web site
      • visit the organization's web site for information about program dates and the organization's application process and pre-departure requirements
    • TTUHSC application (the organization has a separate application process)
  • Himalayan Health Exchange - programs in Nepal & India
    • Organization web site
      • visit the organization's web site for information about program dates and the organization's application process and pre-departure requirements
    • TTUHSC application (the organization has a separate application process)
  • Unite for Sight (exception is program in Honduras)
    • Organization web site
      • visit the organization's web site for information about program dates and the organization's application process and pre-departure requirements
    • TTUHSC application (the organization has a separate application process)

Self-Identified Sites

  • To learn more about participating in a program NOT included on the above list, click here.
  • Students setting up their own program, must still complete an application in addition to the program approval form. Application submission dates noted above apply to self-identified sites.
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