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Honduras

Honduras: Health Care, Service and Research Opportunities in Honduras

Highlights

Partnerships include the Honduran Mission Team and the Olancho Aid Foundation in Olancho, Honduras, and previous joint projects with Health Volunteers Overseas, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and oncology providers in Teguicigalpa, Honduras.

  • Service learning during 7-10 day trip to Olancho state in Honduras.
  • UMass Boston undergraduate nursing students participation in medical brigades to provide primary health care and screening.
  • Partnership with local organizations to improve the health of the Honduran people.
  • Educational programs for oncology nurses in Honduras.

Research

Education

  • Train new members of healthcare team for work in medical brigades.
  • Provide education to nurses and other health care providers including community partners.
  • Work with local partners in oncology care  to improve cancer care and control in Honduras.
  • Work with Honduran Mission Team in local schools in Olancho.

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