Training locations for the Global Health Clinical Elective change a bit from year to year, based on a number of factors, so we cannot guarantee specific placements. Several new sites are included in our application this year, and we do not have handbooks for them yet. Please contact us for questions about sites.

Hospital

City

Country

Offered 

Notes

Mua Mission Hospital

Mtakataka

Malawi

Winter Spring

Prior international experience required. Very rural setting.

2018 Malawi GHCE Handbook

Naivasha District Hospital,

Naivasha

Kenya

Winter Spring

UW Medicine resident will be on site in Naivasha and UW faculty member on site in Nairobi.

2018 Naivasha GHCE Handbook

National Referral Hospital + field experiences 

Managua

Nicaragua   

Winter
only

Includes one-week Social Medicine Course; Advanced Spanish required.

2018 Nicaragua GHCE Handbook

2017 Nicaragua Social Medicine Course Prospectus

Makerere University / Mulago Hospital

Kampala

Uganda

Winter Spring

Urban setting; Includes option of 2 weeks at the rural district hospital.

2018 Mulago GHCE Handbook

Various Sites Available

Lima, Trujillo, others

Peru

Winter Spring

Advanced Spanish required.

2018 Peru GHCE Handbook

Dhulikhel Hospital, Kathmandu University

Kathmandu

Nepal

Winter Spring

2018 Nepal GHCE Handbook