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Healing Peru

Visited Locations (1)

Countries: Peru

Months of Travel: February/March

Year Initiated: 2006

Total Yearly Outreach Participants: 20-30

Matriculants per class: 5-10

Medical School Involvement: M1, M2, M3, M4

Other participating professional schools:

Dentistry, Nursing

Faculty and staffing:

LSUHSC Faculty MDs, ARNPs, and DDSs

Application process:

written 3-4 months prior

Program elements:

Rural Family Medicine clinics with brigades to various communities

Financial support:

Healing Peru, Individual

Faculty time allotted:

2 weeks

Administrative support:





NGO/In Country Partners

  • Q’ewar Project
  • Jesuits
  • Peruvian MOH