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Bioethics: Water Security and Social Justice in Brazil (BETH/INTH 315/415H)
Salvador, Brazil; Ubaíra, Brazil (Outgoing Program)
Winter Break 1
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|Restrictions:||CWRU applicants only|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Winter Break 1||2017-2018||10/02/2017 **||Rolling Admission||01/02/2018||01/12/2018|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
|Program Sponsorship:||CWRU-arranged||Program Purpose:||Study|
|Language of Instruction:||English||Language Prerequisite:||No|
|Housing Options:||Hotel||Minimum GPA:||2.0|
|Courses Offered:||Bioethics||Program Advisor:||Michelle L. Champoir-Burke (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|Credit Type:||Graduate, Undergraduate||Case Credit Type:||General Humanities, Global and Diversity Credit|
|Number of Credits:||3||Deposit:||$300|
|Total Program Cost:||$3,400||Included in Program Cost:||All meals, Housing, In-country transportation, Instructor Fee|
|Not Included in Program Cost:||Flights, Passport Fees, Tuition, Vaccinations, Visa fees|
As a student in this course, you will gain first-hand knowledge of the social and public health challenges regarding water security in Brazil. Through field experiences in the capital city of Salvador and the rural town of Ubaira, you will immerse yourself in interdisciplinary perspectives on the public health, scientific, political, and bioethical dimensions of water security in Brazil.
This immersive experience will be facilitated by faculty from the CWRU Dept. of Bioethics and the Center for Global Health and Diseases, the Brazilian Ministry of Health, the Federal University of Bahia, the Bahiana School of Medicine and Public Health, and Brazilian graduate student participants.