T1 Electives


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Course Description

Half-semester long courses dedicated to learning and improving medically related Spanish speaking skills. Class will involve students learning medical vocabulary, going over clinical cases, applying vocabulary in mock interview situations, and learning about cultural aspects of Latino culture.  The elective is facilitated by members of the Tulane Latin American Medical Student Association (LAMSA).  


Course Goals and Objectives

Grading Policy:
  Credit awarded based on attendance and participation
Enrollment:  Open to all interested students
Course Time:  TBA from 12-1pm (lunch hour), exact schedule & location TBA
Prerequisite:  **A background in Spanish is recommended, although not mandatory.

Contact Information

Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Gabriel Navar

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112