Student Test Sites and Legacy Sites

The Office of Undergraduate Medical Education, International Medical Education and the Office of Global Health have reviewed and approve the following student elective sites as Test Sites or Legacy Sites.
Test Sites are locations that have signed a 1-year International Letter of Agreement as a new affiliation and are sites that are being reviewed for potential Legacy Sites.
Legacy Sites are locations that have signed a 3 year MOU and filled out a Site Information Form and are considered preferred sites for Student Elective Exchange Programs.

Student Test Sites

Affiliation End Date

Mission Interuniversitaire de Coordination des Echanges Franco-Americains (MICEFA), France. Contact Michael Godkin, PhD and Olga Valdman, MD
June 6, 2014
Sistema Local de Atencion a la Salud Madriz (SILAIS Madriz), Nicaragua. Contact Michael Godkin, PhD and Olga Valdman, MD.
 July 7, 2014
Universidad Europea de Madrid, Spain. Contact Michael Godkin, PhD and Olga Valdman, MD.
July 22, 2014
University of Jordan. Contact Michael Godkin, PhD and Olga Valdman, MD.
August 28, 2014
University of Heidelberg Medical School. Contact Michael Godkin, PhD and Olga Valdman ,MD
September 8, 2014
Escuela de la Calle Language School. Contact Melissa Fischer, MD, MEd.September 10, 2014
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. Contact Michael Godkin, PhD and Olva Valdman, MD
September 17, 2014
El Centro de Estudios de Espanol Pop Wuj. Contact Tom Guggina, MD and Patric DeMartino, SOMNovember 28, 2014
Cristobal Colon Spanish School, Ecuador. Contact Tom Guggina, MD and Patrick DeMartino, SOMJanuary 9, 2015

Student Legacy Sites

MOU End Date

AMPATH Consortium with Moi University and Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kenya. MOU for Student Training and Faculty Exchange. Contact Ann Moormann, PhD. Read more about AMPATH Program here.

February 10, 2016

MOU Sites with potential for Student Programs

MOU End Date

American University of Beirut, Lebanon. MOU for Student Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Melissa Fischer, MD, MEd. February 7, 2014

Autonomous University of Nicaragua, Leon (UNAN LEON), Nicaragua. MOU for Student and Resident Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Melissa Fischer, MD, MEd.

February 20, 2015

Kitasato University Medical School, Japan. MOU for Student Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Mitsuo Ikebe, PhD.

August 23, 2015

North-West University, South Africa. MOU for Student Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Philimon Gona, PhD.

August 14, 2016

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Ireland. MOU for Student Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Melissa Fischer, MD, MEd.

February 6, 2016

Simmelweis University, Hungary. MOU for Student and Resident Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Gyongyi Szabo, PhD.

October 10, 2014

Shanghai Mental Health Center, China. MOU for Student Training, Resident Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Douglas Ziedonis, PhD.

January 13, 2016

Tongji University Medical School, China. MOU for Student Training, Resident Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Guangping Gao, MD.

March 27, 2016

Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil. MOU for Student Training, Faculty Exchange and Resesarch. Contact Sue Kelly, UMass President's Office.

December 5, 2016

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil. MOU for Student Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Douglas Golenbock, PhD.

May 29, 2016

VIEDMA Clinical Hospital and Institute of Human Development, Bolivia. MOU for Student and Resident Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Douglas Golenbock, MD.

November 10, 2014

West China School of Medicine, Sichuan University, China. MOU for Student Training, Resident Training, Faculty Exchange and Research. Contact Guangping Gao, MD.

October 14, 2015