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Bioethics: Water Security and Social Justice in Brazil (BETH/INTH 315/415H)
Salvador, Brazil; UbaĆ­ra, Brazil (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter Break 1
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Restrictions: CWRU applicants only
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There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
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Program Sponsorship:
Program Purpose:
Language of Instruction: English Language Prerequisite: No
Housing Options: Hotel Minimum GPA: 2.0
Courses Offered: Bioethics Program Director/Assistant Director: Michelle L. Champoir-Burke (
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
Program Description:
Salvador, Brazil - buildings

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.

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Ubaira, Brazil


This program is currently not accepting applications.