This program takes place primarily in Santarém, Brazil, providing students with an opportunity to understand healthcare delivery in Amazonian Brazil. Beyond visiting Afro-Brazilian or riverine villages in the Amazon on a medical boat, students will be exposed to the rapidly growing economy of Northern Brazil. Students will complete service activities with Amizade’s community partner, Fundação Esperança. The application deadline is February 28, 2017. See the WVU Abroad link for the official brochure for more details and to apply. Travel dates for the Honors-only section are from May 12-27, 2017.
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