This elective is the new format of the old Neiva University Hospital Elective. Now includes trauma clinical research and global health aspects. The elective include training programs for medical students, residents and fellows. There are options from two weeks to 6 months according of the goals of the applicant.
Global health, basic and advanced trauma care, trauma clinical research, trauma capacity building, neurotrauma and critical care, surgical critical care, trauma emergency care.
The elective include participation in educational activities, trauma courses and EMS workshops in several cities of Colombia. Main activities include rotation in basic facilities and university hospitals mainly from Bogotá and Neiva city, but centers in other cities are also available.
Number of Students Accepted
4 per month
Duration of Elective
According to applicant request (from 2 weeks up to 6 months)
Accommodation is provided by MEDITECH Foundation (www.meditechfoundationglobal.org)
Housing, Meals and Traveling costs.
- A valid University ID copy
- Curriculum Vitae
- Certification of elective approval of the student´s Medical School
- Visitor Information and Approval form filled
- Vaccination certification copy (Yellow Fever and B Hepatitis)
- International Cover Health Insurance copy
Andrés M. Rubiano MD
Calle 5 #11-19, MEDITECH Foundation
Neiva & Bogotá, Huila & Cundinamarca 410002
Sep 26, 2016