LUMBRERAS TROPICAL MEDICINE COURSE

(Brochure)

March 31- April 25, 2014

Lima, Perú

 

OBJECTIVES

 

The main objective of this course is to allow participant to develop skills for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious and tropical diseases, including bacterial diseases, mycosis, parasitic infections, viral infections, sexually transmitted diseases/AIDS and accidents caused by poisonous animals. Participants should integrate clinical knowledge with epidemiology, parasitology, microbiology and pathology issues to manage the infectious and tropical diseases mentioned above.

 

COURSE LOGISTIC

 

Participants.

This course is targeted to third- and fourth-year medical students. A maximum  of 24 participants will be accepted. All teaching activities will be in English. The schedule involves formal teaching activities from 8.00 am – 2.30 pm, from Monday to Friday for four weeks.

 

Tuition. Tuition for 2014 will be $1250 U.S. dollars.  

 

Travel. Participants are responsible for their own international flight arrangements

 

Accommodation. A list of options will be provided to participants.  Home stay with a Peruvian family can be arranged.

FAQs.  Frequently asked questions

 

TYPICAL DAILY SCHEDULE

 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

08.00 am -10.00 pm

 

 

Lectures

 

 

10.15 am – 12.15 pm

 

Tropical Medicine Out-Patient Clinic

Or

Tropical Medicine Ward Rounds

 

 

13.30 am –

14.30 pm

 

 

 

Laboratory or Case Conference/Slide sessions

 

 

 

Brief description

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Registration form must be

must be accompanied by a non-refundable registration fee of $250. Registration fee and final tuition payment once made are completely non-refundable. Total tuition for 2014 is $1250. Remaining course tuition of $1000 is due 60 days prior to the course. Acceptance of the course will be entirely on a first-come first-serve basis. No tuition deposit is needed for waiting list places once the maximum number of participants has been filled. Registration for the 2014 course will start next July 1st, 2013.  

 

CONTACT US

Further information regarding logistics and registration can be obtained through the following:

 
 REGISTRATION FORM

 

Please type or print clearly  http://www.upch.edu.pe/tropicales/capacita/ROTATION/images/PDF.gif

 

Please attached:

1) a copy of your Curriculum Vitae,

2) a passport-type photograph (white background, without glasses/hat)

3) a scan of the first page of your passport. 

 

All documents should be sent by email to coralith.garcia@upch.pe

10/06/2013