Students are encouraged to plan their global health experience at one of GMER's partner sites. If you are interested in a non-affiliated site, Course Director approval is required.
University of Minnesota Medical School Affiliation Agreements and Memorandums of Understanding with Foreign Medical Schools and Institutions.
Student essays and photos of their experiences are available for some locations.
Arusha, Tanzania - Selian Lutheran Hospital (Selian Lutheran Hospital and Ilula/Shoulder to Shoulder program)
Ilula, Tanzania - Ilula/Shoulder to Shoulder program
Kampala, Uganda - Mulago Hospital, Makerere University
Bangalore, India - St. John's Medical College
Tiberias, Israel - Poriya Hospital
- This program is faculty led and happens every other year. Email Shannon Benson for more details.
- Quie-Farbstein Medicine Program student blog
Tokyo, Japan - Keio University
Seoul, Korea - Seoul National University (SNU) College of Medicine
Chiang Mai, Thailand – Chiang Mai University
Galway, Ireland - The National University of Ireland
- Experiences are available in the summer only.
- Galway student essays
Stockholm, Sweden - Karolinska Institute
- Application deadline is May 1st annually.
- Stockholm student essays