Global Health Elective Preparation
The Comprehensive Global Health Elective Preparation Packet has most everything you will need for your international elective. However there are a few additional resources included below:
Note: DO NOT purchase your flight or make other travel arrangements until your elective has been approved by MCWAH.
Department of Pediatrics Requirements:
The following policy will be in place for CHW resident global health electives:
Global health electives are available only for 1 month to PGY-3 residents who enrolled as interns in the Pediatric Global Health Training Track and met the minimum track requirements
Global health elective plans need to be submitted at least 3 months prior to the elective and no later than July 1st of the PGY-3 year
Global health electives must provide daily supervision on-site and be approved by both CHW/MCW residency and MCWAH leadership
Please refer to the MCW/CHW Pediatric Residency Training Program Global Health Elective Policy for further information regarding global health elective policies.
First apply to the CHW/MCW Residency leadership by completing the International Elective Application. If approved, then MCWAH paperwork should be completed.
MCWAH Administration Requirements:
Please review the MCWAH Institutional Policy for Offsite Rotations and submit the following MCWAH forms to Virgina Cleppe (Department of Pediatrics) at least 60 days prior to the rotation (she will forward them to Dr. Simon's office):
MCW Safety/Health Considerations Resources:
Safety/Health Considerations Resources: