Significance of Completing a Residency Rotation Abroad
In this episode, Mitchell Zekhtser and Janis Tupesis, MD, discuss the significance of completing a residency rotation abroad and tips and tricks for international residency rotations. Mr. Zekhtser is a student at Western University and member of the ’17-’18 RSA Education Committee. Dr. Tupesis is the Graduate Medical Education Liaison for the University of Wisconsin Global Health Institute.
The Practioner's Guide to Global Health
It is broken up into three portions, The Big Picture (pre-departure), Preparation and on the Ground (during), and Reflection (post-departure). Medical students and Residents can complete any/all of the portions of the course. The course itself is roughly 9 hours total and you can register for FREE on EdX.
Find a Mentor in Global Health
Students and residents who do not have mentors in global health should search for them through the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine. Find a mentor here.