Cambodia Medical

***APPLICATION CLOSED

Academic Courses

For Undergraduate CLA Students

  • IAF 381 Special Topics in Area Studies (3 hours)
  • CSL 200 Service Learning in Local Communities: Global Health Practices and Policies (3 hours)

For GBCN Students

  • TBA Global Health (3 hours)
  • TBA Health Systems and Policy (3 hours)

For College of Pharmacy Students

  • TBA Health Systems and Policy (3 hours)
  • TBA Introduction to Global Health (3 hours)
  • TBA Global Medical Missions (experiential) (5 hours)

For School of Medicine Students

  • Internal Medicine 3rd year Clerkship - ambulatory experience

Faculty

  • William F. Bina, MD - Dean, School of Medicine
  • Gayle L. Bina, M.S. - Assistant Professor, School of Medicine

Program Highlights

Under the supervision of medical, nursing and pharmacy faculty you will have the opportunity to serve the people of Southeast Asia by providing direct medical care in rural clinics. After a brief stop in the capital city to visit historic and cultural sites you will travel to rural Kampot Province. Working as part of a team of Mercer medical, pharmacy, nursing and undergraduate students you will learn and develop your health care clinical and cultural skills by providing direct medical care for those living in medically underserved areas. By being culturally immersed in rural Cambodia you will learn how culture, economics, governmental policies, and religious beliefs affect health outcomes.

*****Students are required to attend two MANDATORY orientations prior to the beginning of the program.

Session I - one hour orientation:

Atlanta Campus - TBA

Macon Campus –TBA

Savannah Campus –TBA

Columbus Campus –TBA

Session II –All Day Orientation in Macon

TBA

 

Contact Information

For more information, e-mail MercerOnMission@mercer.edu or call (478) 301-2992.