Global Health Promotion in Guatemala

Global Health Promotion in Guatemala: Health Services Delivery in Resource-Poor Settings

Summer Quarter Terms A & B 2020: June 22-August 21 BHLTH 400 / BNURS 424 / BNURS 597 | 12 Credits

This hybrid service-learning course, conducted in partnership with a community-based organization, Guatemala Village Health, will expose students to health systems, global development, global public health issues, and policy contexts in which health care is delivered in global under-resourced communites.

Class Meetings:
Face to Face: UW Bothell, Up to 4 class meetings,
One day/week on Thursdays, 8:00am 5:20pm.
Specific dates TBD. Remaining meetings online.
Online Meetings: Specific dates TBD.
Fieldwork: Daily in Guatemala. July 31- August 15.

Academic Credits: 12 summer quarter
credits. Open to all majors. No language
requirements. The course meets required and
elective courses for MN, BSN, and Health
Studies students.

Program Fee: $5,200 financial aid and scholarships are available

For inquires, please contact the UWB Study Abroad office at or the program director, Dr. Mabel Ezeonwu at

After Priority Deadline: Applications accepted on rolling basis until February 15