August 6 - 18, 2023
Price: US$ 1,546
For traditional and alternative health care practitioners and students interested in learning about medical practices in Mexico, including prehispanic and current institutional and alternative practices, as well as those looking for better understanding with Hispanic populations and who are interested in health issues and terminology.
This 2-week program is meant for all those who work in healthcare: nurses and family doctors, alternative health care practitioners, as well as specialists and midwives. You will learn about the healthcare system in Mexico and about the way workers are organized. We will talk about social and cultural issues like health and human rights, health and spirituality, cultural beliefs about health, indigenous beliefs and practices, birth control methods, working with contagious illness, speaking with Latino patients, talking about domestic violence, the place of elderly or handicapped people in our society, among other issues.
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200 NE 20th Ave, Suite 10
Portland, OR 97232