Study: Integrating Medical Students into Health Systems Abroad Impacts What They Learn

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Child Family Health International - CFHI Global Health Education Programs are profiled in this month’s Academic Medicine, a peer-reviewed journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. The article,Global Health Educational Engagement-A Tale of Two Models, compares CFHI ‘s model of integrating medical students into existing health care systems to that of “brigades”—physicians from the US or other Western countries setting up clinics separate from existing health systems in low-income countries.