Add to Calendar 06/21/2021 00:00 06/21/2021 00:00 America/New_York Global Public Health Virtual Exchange US/Iraq This is a unique opportunity to work with University Students from Iraq on issues of Global Public Health/Healthcare Inequity. 120 University students gather in 12 teams of 10. [email protected] Virtual On Line MM/DD/YYYY

The goal of the program is to address challenges of Healthcare Inequity in the era of COVID-19. Students will work Virtually across cultures with Healthcare Related non-profits located both in the US/Iraq  to address challenges faced by those organizations. The 7-week program includes both synchronous and asynchronous activities including weekly conferences via Zoom and project-based learning activities via Moodle. Teams will be led by Masters/Phds in the field of Public Health from both the US/Iraq. This program is fully sponsored by the US Embassy Baghdad. No fees involved.


Program Participant Requirements:

  •  30 US Undergraduate Students:  Status Rising Junior Senior Application is Competitive.

  • Availability for synchronous and asynchronous activities, and orientation for 4-5 hours per week. 

  • Ability to make the full 7-week commitment including final presentation.

  • Desire to work across cultures and solve global challenges.

  • Must be flexible for synchronous times and dates.

  • Must have reliable internet connection as this is virtual.




Application Deadline:  June 7, 2021


Date and Time
Starts on 06/21/2021 at 12:00 AM
Ends on 08/03/2021 at 12:00 AM
Virtual On Line
[email protected]
Sponsoring Organization
United Planet