Dispatches from Abroad




Caring for Burn Victims in Beijing

My co-op provided me a unique window to compare healthcare systems, practices, cultural values, and health determinants cross-culturally.







A Medical Mission to Cotui, Dominican Republic

As a Sophomore Biology/Pre-Med student, I had the opportunity to participate in a medical mission to the Dominican Republic with graduate members of the nursing school over this past spring break.


Nursing at Peru’s Delicias Medical Center

It’s been quite a wild adventure, my international nursing co-op to Lima, Peru. I chose Peru for its rich history and diverse culture, but I never imagined that I would fall in love with Peruvian life.