Medical students may receive elective credit for global health rotations at non-BUSM institutions/clinics. Electives must be at least four weeks in length. Before you search for a site, review the How to Set Up a GH Elective. When choosing a site, consider quality of teaching and safety issues before confirmation of commitment. The following resources will aid your search:
- GH Post-Experience Summaries (BUSM)
- GHLO. BUSM is part of the GHLO (Global Health Learning Opportunities) collaborative, a network of worldwide institutions that offers clinical, public health, and research opportunities in over 36 countries. B.U. medical students are eligible to undertake electives at any of the GHLO host institutions and may request access to the netwwork by e-mailing Ana Gregory.
- International Healthcare Opportunities Clearinghouse (UMass Medical School)
- AMSA International Health Opportunities Directory (search this database of IH opportunities by country, region, opportunity type)