Mexico (AMMEF) - Morelia
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
597511
3000
Surgery-General, Internal Medicine, Paediatrics, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Cardiology, Anaesthesiology, Orthopedics, Inmunology, Radiology, Neonatology, Surgery- Paediatrics, Alergology, Clinic Inmunology, Surgery-Maxilofacial Surgery, Neumology, Endocrinology, Paediatric Dermatology, Oncology, Paediatric Oncology, Paediatric Neurosurgery, Imagenology, Physical Rehab, Orthopedic Phisiotherapy, Family Medicine, Epidemiology, Legal Medicine, Dermatology, General Surgery, Pathology, Microbiology
All year
43 SCOPE STUDENTS
5 SCORE STUDENTS
two per day in the hospital
Student flat / Student Hostel / Host Family depend LC availability.
The exchange student must have English fluency. Most patients only communicate in Spanish, therefore basic knowledge of Spanish is recommended. We suggest students to bring a conversation guide for basic knowledge of local languaje.
--
LEOs
Leo Saesic
Rocio García
OVERVIEW

Welcome to "The city of the pink quarry"! To visit Morelia is to visit a city that has stopped in the time, its calm streets are silent witnesses of the history that has been accumulating in the nooks and corners.

The SAESIC committee is waiting for you with open arms, we have no doubt you'll fall in love with our city full of history, colors, delicious food, candies, and more.

Morelia is host of some of the most important festivals in the country as is The Morelia International Film Festival, The Morelia Music Festival among others; there is always something to do or a place to know...

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Michoacán University of Saint Nicholas of Hidalgo (UMSNH) is a public university in Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico, and the oldest institution of higher education in the Americas.

The medicine faculty looks to be an educational program of recognized quality at National and International level, leader in teaching, research, humanism and extension...

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
Brain damage and its impact on the muscle. 

For more information, check the SCORE national EC and the project database.
BOARDING

Two per day; three if the student makes night shift.

LODGING

Host family  / Student flat / Student Hostel near the center of Morelia.

*To LC availability

TRANSPORTATION

General Francisco Mujica International Airport or Morelia International Airport is an international airport at Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico. The airport handles both domestic and international flights, with connections to Mexico City, Uruapan, Lázaro Cárdenas, Acapulco, Zihuatanejo, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Tijuana and several destinations in the United States.
Local transportation has lot of variety since "combi" (Which is a van and its price is really cheap), bus, taxi and uber. You'll find plenty of routes through all the city...

SOCIAL PROGRAM

Social program depends of the month. Inside of the city there are many things to do.

Morelia is a city connected with all the country, with beautiful places on its surroundings, for it we offered a very outstanding social program, we give the option to our incomings to travel to some other places near to the city

 

Normally don´t give any Social Program

MUST SEE

In the City: Chatedral, State Museum, University Library, Santuary of Guadalupe, Nuns Church, Candies Museum, Candy Market, Clavijero Palace, Villalongín place, Weapons Place, The Horse Place, Dinner "Inmaculate Conception", Altozano mall

In the State: Quiroga, Patzcuaro, Zamora, Camecuaro Lake, Tlalpujahua (the city of eternall Christmas), Uruapan, Lazaro Cardenas Port, Tzin Tzun Tzan (arqueological site), Monarch Butterfly Santuary (March and November), Sea Turtle santuary (January and May)

In the Mexico center: Queretaro (4 hours), Iztapa Beach (8 Hours by bus), Guadalajara (5 HOURS), Guanajuato (4.5 hours), San Miguel de Allende (3 Hours) Acapulco (12 hours by bus)

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION

- CC its mandatory one month in advance

- The academic quality handbook is required. Do not forget to bring it!

- Incomings must complete the schedule (Monday-Friday) & attend the full period in order to receive the certificate.