The School of Health and Medical Sciences (SHMS) presently has twenty-two international possibilities for instructional and medical experience available to first and 2nd- year graduate college students. SHMS now has affiliation agreements with Universities positioned in fourteen nations unfold the world over. Each of these global locations have a unique application so that it will give college students the possibility to pursue credit towards their degree in a totally extraordinary surroundings.

On April nine, 2019 over fifty students accumulated in the IHS Campus Winter Garden to research greater about these exciting opportunities at SHMS’ first worldwide facts consultation. Information gathered through a survey of event attendees confirmed that many college students had been distinctly interested in reading abroad, discovered the records consultation to be very useful and informative, and they stay up for applying.

Traveling abroad to finish clinical revel in permits college students to realize a extra expertise of worldwide health structures, increase cultural competence, and develop an knowledge of fitness concerns distinctive than those in the United States.


“Taking benefit of those international partnerships lets in college students to step out of their consolation sector and set themselves aside. The precise stories our students stumble upon display how tradition can affect healthcare and allows them to peer firsthand a worldwide approach to healthcare delivery,” states Dean Brian Shulman.

Not best do SHMS’ graduate students tour abroad for those diverse and particular reports, SHMS additionally welcomes college students from round the sector into its courses. This yr by myself, the School had eight outgoing students examine in Belgium, Philippines and Denmark; and usual 12 incoming students from Belgium, Philippines, Denmark, Italy and Sweden.

Speech-Language Pathology scholar, Courtney Malone, who visited Belgium at some point of the Spring semester, says that, “Studying abroad is a watch-opening revel in and being able to participate in a medical exchange application has furnished me the possibility to immerse myself in a one of a kind culture in which I even have gained angle on their healthcare system and learned and evolved scientific abilties and know-how I will take with me in my destiny exercise.”

Nicole Louca, any other Speech-Language Pathology student who visited Belgium, says that “analyzing overseas is worth the enjoy. Not most effective do you’ve got the possibility to discover a one of a kind united states, but you furthermore mght get to find out how your unique application/field is administered another vicinity.” If you are a School of Health and Medical Sciences scholar interested by participating in an international scientific experience, attain out in your Program’s Department Chair and/or Director of Clinical Education for extra information. Applications for worldwide journey have to be submitted to Seton Hall Office of International Programs ninety days previous to journey and ought to be registered for an appropriate path earlier than starting the fieldwork enjoy.

Visit our global partnerships web page to research extra approximately SHMS’ available global medical studies. Also take a look at out the pupil’s journey blog right here.