FACULTY-DIRECTED PROGRAM3 Credit Hour Independent Study in Health (HE 399): "Guatemala Public Health"
Guatemala Public Health will introduce students to the concepts and practice of public health in a developing country. Students will expand their understanding of health issues that exist in Guatemala and they will deliver a health education lesson to "Las Amigas", a group of women who are being trained to be community health care workers. The group will spend four days providing health education, one day helping on a construction project at the main Salud Y Paz medical building, one day in Chichicastenango and another in Antigua.
United Airlines: $666
March 15: United Airlines UA1428 Depart EWR 9 a.m.; arrive 12:30 GUA (Guatemala City) Non-stop!
March 23: Depart GUA: UA1503 12:08 pm; Arrive IAH (Houston, TX) 4:09 p.m.
Depart IAH 7 p.m.; Arrive EWR 11:40 p.m.
Expenses: $875; Group price includes ($675 fee for Salud y Paz that covers):