Intensive Spanish and Tropical Medicine in Costa Rica (Summer)

Summer Spanish Immersion: This three-week summer elective is offered to M1 and M2 students and creates an excellent opportunity for immersion and study of tropical medicine in Costa Rica for students interested in further developing their ability in medical Spanish and increasing their understanding of the health in Hispanic populations. The program is offered in partnership with the International Health Central American Institute (IHCAI).

The application cycle for this program will open mid-February and close by March 1. 

Dates: June 2018

Cost: about $1,710 plus travel expenses 

Schedule: Schedule IHCAI P010S_UKCM_2017.pdf
Prospectus: Prospectus P010S_UKCM_2017.pdf.
Program Overview Presentation: CR 2016 Overview PowerPoint
To start your Education Abroad Application, click HERE (to open after February 10th).

For questions, contact Jenny Berelson, Health Education Coordinator, at 859-257-2826, or

NOTE: The following UK AR applies to any student who is approved/selected to participate in this international opportunity/program:  Administrative Regulation 4:9