Ladysmith Site – Somali Focus

Site coordinator: Brad Gingras
8 students

The Ladysmith site offers students an immersion opportunity to explore health care issues facing rural communities with an emphasis on the Somalian community. Students visit free clinics, hospice programs, hospitals, long term care facilities, the domestic abuse shelter, public health, the Health Care Academy, the International High School and others. In addition, program participants have an opportunity to do a service project to improve the medical supply needs of the county’s poor and underinsured.

Students will be offered enrollment after the application deadline.

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