Annenberg Physician Training Program in Addictions
This program places medical students at addiction treatment centers around the country for four weeks usually during the summer between their first and second year of medical school (between May and August). Travel and living expenses are provided along with a moderate stipend. Go to www.annenbergtraining.com for an application or call 212 731-0755.
St. Georges University Prague Selective
Subject: Introduction and Exploration of Issues in Clinical Medicine Location: Prague, Czech Republic, as well as other Czech cities (Pilsen, Brno) Eligibility: Students from all semesters are eligible, but exposure to basic physical diagnosis and pathology is an asset. The selective is geared towards first and second year students. Goal: The aim of the Selective is to enhance and broaden the thinking process of future physicians at a crucial stage in their development by coming to understand that the practice of medicine hinges on a correct thinking process which takes place against a background of societal expectations and experiences. Contact: Jennifer Abbott, Registrar's Office (464-4604), for information about receiving credit for the Prague Selective.