2018 - 19 Global Health Trips

students pose in front of a clinic.

The Global Medicine Program at the Jacobs School partners with the Global Health Interest Group, a medical student club, to organize medical relief trips abroad during winter, spring and summer breaks.

2018 - 19 Planned Trips

September: Global Health Trip Kickoff and Info Session at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

December/January: Ghana and Haiti

April: Haiti, Latin America and Nepal

July: Tamil Nadu, India

August: Honduras

Summer (dates are flexible): Ontaine, Haiti

2019 - 2020 Planned Trips

December 26, 2019 - January 5, 2020 (approx. dates): Ghana and Fontaine, Haiti

January 2020: Dominican Republic


These trips are open to all UB Jacobs School faculty and medical students. They are also open to all UB and non-UB health professionals and health professional students, so please feel free to let others know about these opportunities. If you would like to serve overseas, but are not available during the above dates or would prefer to go to different countries, please contact us. We can let you know about other opportunities with non-UB organizations.