2018 Uganda Study Abroad | Kent State University

2018 Study Abroad in Uganda

Summer Intersession

Environmental and Systems Nutrition

Learn first hand experiences the impact that public policy, sustainability, and availability can have on health and health promotion.  You will meet with college students in Uganda, to discuss which nutrition and health issues are at the forefront of the Ugandan population and discuss the similarities and differences seen in our American Populations.  You will visit a small school non-profit and a large hospital non-profit as well as visit with the rural communities and Pygmy villages, they serve to gain a better understanding of the impact that these organizations can have on the health and well-being of the populations they serve.  Finally, you will visit several of Uganda's forests and lakes to immerse yourself in the beauty of Uganda and return as a mindful and global citzen. 

This is worth 3 credits

Instructor: David Sharp             dsharp7@kent.edu
                  
 
This course is limited to 10 students
 
There is a non-refundabvle fee of $60.00 to apply