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  • Locations: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
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  • Restrictions: Duke applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Open to Non-Duke Students: No Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: Spanish
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Homestay Click here for a definition of this term Program Advisor: Abby Hall Grubbs
Minimum Class Level: Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Click here for a definition of this term Course Load: 16 credits/semester Click here for a definition of this term Additional Program Prerequisites: Previous college-level coursework in health sci, poli sci, anthropology, sociology, or dev studies
Click here for a definition of this term Language Requirement: 3 semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Global Health, Health Policy, Public Policy, Spanish and Latin American Studies
Duke Administered Program?: No
Program Description:
Please note that the Duke Study  Abroad Fee will be charged to students enrolled in this program. For more information about the fee, please see http://globaled.duke.edu/finances/study-abroad-fee.

Examine the challenges surrounding public health policy and inequities as well as issues related to urban epidemiology in Buenos Aires.

This program provides students interested in public health, health sciences, development studies, and other disciplines with the opportunity to scrutinize health-related challenges in urban environments. The program is based at ISALUD University, Argentina’s primary academic institution for public and private health managers and stakeholders.

For more information, please visit the SIT website.