Global Family Medicine

Residents in our eight residency programs regularly participate in international experiences. They may be based on current international relationships established by the university and residency program, or customized to a trainee's interests and goals.

Allow 12 months for pre-departure preparation.

A current and completed affiliation agreement is required prior to starting.

Focus areas

Past focus areas have included one or more of the following:

  • Clinical
  • Community health
  • Health systems
  • Infectious disease
  • Observership
  • Policy
  • Research
  • Rural
  • Social determinants
  • Team development


Residents have completed rotations in the following countries:

  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • India
  • Kenya
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
  • South Korea
  • Thailand
  • Zambia


Discover upcoming presentations related to global health on our News and Events page. View the following previously recorded presentations:

Contact us

Contact us to obtain more information, receive international elective support and evaluation, or develop new international experiences.