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Paris

Paris, France

BETH 315D/415D: French Connections, A Cross-Cultural Comparison of Medical Ethics

SPRING BREAK 2018
Lodging dates: March 10-18, 2018
Course dates: March 12-16, 2018

This 3-credit course is a collaboration between Case Western Reserve University and the University of Paris. The course includes a ten-day trip to Paris, France over Spring Break. This course offers a cross-cultural comparison of the French and American medical systems.
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Bikes in the Netherlands

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

BETH 315B/415B: The Netherlands - Public Health (spring break)

SPRING BREAK 2018
Lodging dates: March 10-18, 2018
Course dates: March 12-16, 2018

The majority of the course will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands over spring break and will be taught by faculty from CWRU, University of Utrecht, and the University of Amsterdam. This course offers students a cross-cultural perspective on ethical dilemmas raised by the practice of public health in the United States and Northern Europe.
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Granada Spain

Granada, Spain

BETH 315F/415F: Spain - Granada

MAY 2018
Lodging dates: May 12-26, 2018
Course dates: May 14-25, 2018

This 3-credit intensive course will be held in Granada, Spain. Taught by faculty from CWRU and Spanish faculty, this course offers students a cross-cultural perspective on Bioethics in the United States and Spain. This course uses the medium of film, complemented by readings in Bioethics, film criticism, and medical research
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Netherlands

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

BETH 315G/415G: The Netherlands - Euthanasia (May semester)

MAY 2018
Lodging dates: May 12-26, 2018
Course dates: May 14-25, 2018

The Cleveland portion of the course will be taught during the Spring Semester and will consist of four 2-hour sessions. In the Netherlands, teaching methods will include lectures and discussions of actual cases of Euthanasia that have come to the attention of the formal Dutch Review Committees retrospectively.
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Costa Rica

San Jose, Costa Rica

BETH 315C/415C: Health and Health Care: A Comparative Perspective: Costa Rica and the United States.

Course dates: 1/2/2018 to 1/12/2018

In this multidisciplinary course, students will investigate health care delivery and environmental engineering challenges in Costa Rica. We will study the affects, costs, barriers, ethics, and implementation of public health interventions such as vaccination and water quality engineering.
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the ocean and city of Salvador Brazil

Salvador and Ubaira, Brazil

BETH 315H/415H: Water Security and Social Justice in Brazil

Course Dates: 1/2/2018 to 1/12/2018
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Netherlands

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

BETH 315A/415A: Women's Health and Public Health Ethics in The Netherlands

MAY 2018
Lodging dates: May 20-25, 2018
Course dates: May 18-27, 2018

This one week 3-credit intensive course will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
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