These, 60 hours, three-week courses will offer international students practicum work in four areas: Surgery, Urology, Obstetrics e Clinical Neurology. These courses will be facilitated by PUCRS’ faculty members, and will foster medical students’ continuous development. Students will get a certificate at the end of the program.
When: The courses will take place between January 7th to 25th, 2019 from Monday to Friday at 8.00 am-12pm.
Where: The morning classes will take place at the PUCRS’ São Lucas Hospital, one of the most important hospitals of Rio Grande do Sul, mostly at the clinics and inpatient units and surgery wards.
Target Audience: Medical School undergraduate students
Language of Instruction: English
SCHOLARSHIP TO COLUMBUS MEMBER UNIVERSITIES
PUCRS' School of Medicine will offer a scholarship for the program 2019/1 (exemption of payment of the tuition of the course) for one student of a Columbus member university.
The recipient of the scholarship must cover costs of transportation, accommodation, food and personal expenses during the length of the program.
How to apply?
The decision will be communicated by e-mail to the Columbus Association within 10 working days after the closing date of the submission of the applications. Columbus will communicate the results to the candidates.
PUCRS’ SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
The mission of Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul’s School of Medicine is to “train and produce professionals in the area of Medicine, with an eye to the values and principles of technical competence, scientific and humanistic development and ethical and social commitment”. The pedagogical plan seeks to produce critical and analytical medical doctors to address the health-disease process, with a sense of social responsibility and commitment to civic consciousness.
For more information, please visit: http://www.pucrs.br/summercoursesinmedicine/