2019 Uganda Study Abroad | Center for International & Intercultural Education | Kent State University

2019 Study Abroad in Uganda


Environmental and Systems Nutrition

Study Abroad Uganda
  • Program Overview

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. 

  • Course Information

This is worth 3 credits

Instructor: David Sharp  (dsharp7@kent.edu)               

This course is limited to 10 students

  • Apply

Online Application

There is a non-refundable fee of $60.00 to apply

For questions, contact Rose Onders at ronders@kent.edu (ph: 330-672-0564) or Visit the Center for International & Intercultural Education 215 White Hall