Objectives of the combined residency training program in global health equity and internal medicine include:
GHE positions will be offered each year to those completing their PGY1 in the BWH internal medicine residency.
Global Health Equity residents complete a total of 48 months of multi-disciplinary training. This expanded program fulfills the requirements for RRC-IM accreditation, as well as for an MPH. The curriculum includes training and education in global health equity, as well as the core competencies in internal medicine as defined by the ACGME.
The program of study and field training includes:
Residents will have the option of working at various sites around the world. Field rotations are planned with international and domestic project sites sponsored by the DGHE and Partners In Health, including:
Inshuti Mu Buzima: providing HIV, TB and Malaria related services in Rwinkwavu, Rwanda
Bo-Mphato Litsebeletsong tsa Bophelo: providing HIV, TB and women's health care at multiple locations in Lesotho
Indian Health Service: providing clinical services at sites in the Navajo Nation
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