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  • Locations: Adjumani, Uganda
  • Program Terms: Winter
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UM applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Winter
  • This program is currently not accepting applications, please see Dates & Deadlines or contact the sponsoring office for more information.
Program Description:
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Graduate Clinical Immersion in Uganda

Overview

Nurses in with baby
Nursing in Uganda

UM graduate Midwifery students will complete two to four weeks of clinical immersion in Adjumani, Uganda, with supervision by a UMSN faculty member.

Eligibility

This program is open to Midwifery students enrolled in Nursing 677. Students must have current neonatal Resuscitation Certification prior to departure.

Academics

Nursing 677

Costs

Program Fee $1850 includes:

  • lodging for 4 weeks (breakfast included)
  • clinical fees
  • travel med insurance
  • local transportation
  • administrative costs

Not included in Program Fee

  • Airfare (est. $1200 - $1500) Passport ($135)
  • Ugandan visa ($50)
  • Most meals
  • Immunizations (est. $50)

Scholarships and Funding for UMSN students: 


Nursing Office of Global Outreach Scholarship 
Nursing Scholarships for Global Engagement
Education Abroad Funding 

Application Procedures

Application checklist requirements include

  • Graduate study abroad application questionnaire
  • Resume/CV upload
  • Uploaded copy of unofficial U-M transcript
  • Passport information and upload
Accepted students will receive additional pre-departure requirements to complete on M-Compass checklist page. Additionally, there will be informational sessions prior to departure.

Dates & Deadlines

Actual travel dates TBD. (Tentatively on February 7- March 7, 2019) 

Travel Resources

Health Considerations
Safety and Security
Pre-Departure Planning
Identities Abroad

Contact Information

Professor Ruth Zielinski
ruthcnm@med.umich.edu

Office of Global Affairs
University of Michigan, School of Nursing
400 N. Ingalls | Suite 3320 | Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Phone: 734.615.4494 | Email: UMSN-GlobalOutreach@med.umich.edu 
Website: http://nursing.umich.edu/global
 

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter 2019 10/08/2018
10/19/2018 02/07/2019 03/07/2019

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This program is currently not accepting applications, please see Dates & Deadlines or contact the sponsoring office for more information.