Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview
June 25, 2018 - June 30, 2018
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Healthcare professionals and students – gain knowledge and skills for short or long term international service. This course provides an overview of tropical diseases in a case-based format and highlights the provision of quality care through application of global health guidelines. Sessions on topics ranging from malnutrition to cultural context outline approaches to whole-person care in developing communities. Suturing and physical exam workshops promote practical skills for resource-limited settings.
Continuing medical and nursing education credits are pending.
Registration and Logistics
This course is held at CHSC Shalom Retreat and Training Center in Grand Saline, TX, June 25-30, 2018. Course activities are scheduled from 8am to 5:30pm Monday through Friday and 8am to 12:15pm Saturday, with some optional evening activities. When making transportation arrangements, please plan 2 hours driving time between Dallas airports and Shalom Retreat and Training Center. Participants staying at Shalom Retreat and Training Center are encouraged to arrive June 24; full course price includes tuition, room (shared) and board from dinner June 24 through breakfast July 1. A commuter rate is offered which includes lunch daily.
Full course price (tuition, room and board) – $725
Register by April 30, 2018 and save $50 off Full course price! Use Promo Code GHTM18EARLY.
Students – save $50 off the Full course price! Use Promo Code GHTM18STUD.
Commuter (tuition and daily lunch) – $225
You can pay in full today or reserve your spot in this program with a $75 deposit.
“I learned about so many tropical diseases!”
“I feel I am more equipped to serve on the mission field than ever before.”
For more information contact Laura Smelter – firstname.lastname@example.org, 903-962-4000.
You should receive both an email receipt and a registration confirmation letter by email within 4 business days after registering.
If you must cancel your registration, CHSC will refund the full amount paid minus an amount equal to the course deposit ($75).
If CHSC cancels a course (for example, due to low enrollment), we will inform all registered participants 1 month prior to the course start date and will refund the full amount paid. Participants are solely responsible for travel expenses. We encourage registrants to make travel plans after the 1 month course confirmation date.