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Preprofessional Opportunities

BIOCEP BIOethical Cross-cultural Education Program

Details

Category: Columbia
Type: Clinical
Location: New York New York
Deadline: Early February

Eligibility

Current undergraduates at Columbia College, Barnard College, SEAS and GS, Graduate students at the Medical School, Mailman School of Public Health and Graduate School of Science.

Description

BIOethical Cross-cultural Education Program (BIOCEP) is a two week intensive summer internship program designed to promote educational and cultural exchange in Bioethics and Public Health (medical tourism, emerging infections, stem cell research, reproductive medicine, HIV, abortion, etc) with students from Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand. The program includes lectures, student discussions, professional visits to clinics and research labs, and cultural tours of Thailand. Students will be partnered with corresponding students from Mahidol University.