Field Research in Public Health: Tanzania
Sponsor: Northwestern University Office of International Program Development (IPD)
Location: Arusha, Tanzania
Northwestern students collaborate with medical anthropology undergraduates from the University of Dar es Salaam to conduct supervised research on critical public health issues in Tanzania’s Arusha region. Research topics, developed with Tanzanian community leaders, focus on community-identified high priority health issues. The program combines language learning, study, research and visits to cultural and public health sites in Arusha and surrounding areas.
Program Type: Northwestern Summer
Term Notes: June 23 - August 17, 2014
Completion of Qualitative Research Methods in Global Health or the equivalent.
Languages: Swahili, English
Housing:Shared guesthouses and home stays
Program Costs:Visit the IPD program page for cost information.