GH Senior Nadia Espino spent her summer in Argentina with CFHI

Nadia spent 4 weeks with Child Family Health International (CFHI) in Cordoba, Argentina this past summer 2018! CFHI is an NGO that provides community-based Global Health Education Programs for students and institutions.

Nadia’s experience in Argentina included clinical rotations at a general hospital in San Roque, situated outside of the city. Before beginning their rounds for the day, Nadia and the physicians would discuss each patient. After visiting each patient, she would watch the physicians update charts and fill out new prescriptions. Nadia’s time with these physicians allowed her to become familiar with patient interactions as well as the daily responsibilities of the profession.

Nadia relates that while the experience was great, there were some challenges: