TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM
Date: JANUARY 2 – 13, 2018
Location: GUYANA, SOUTH AMERICA
An English speaking country located on the northern region of South America. It is bordered on the north- Atlantic Ocean, west – Venezuela,
south – Brazil, and east – Suriname ( formerly Dutch Guiana). It has
a world renowned waterfall. CLICK HERE
The Texas State Study Abroad Program explored interdisciplinary opportunities for international healthcare within and between colleges and developing countries.
– it enhanced their awareness and understanding of the profession of respiratory care and its vital role as a crucial arm of the healthcare team.
– the students were able to demonstrate, to the local physicians and nurses, the respiratory care knowledge necessary to function in the clinical setting
– they had an opportunity to experience interactions with, and to reflection on the everyday aspects of the host culture, engaging in recreational activities with local students and communities.
– exposure to the multiethnic cultures of African, Indian, Asian and Amerindian Guyanese