Colombia (ASCEMCOL) - ACEMED-UM - Universidad de Manizales, Manizales
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
434403
8600
Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine-General, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Paediatrics, Surgery-General, Traumatology, Orthopedics
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November, December
5 SCOPE STUDENTS
0 SCORE STUDENTS
One meal per day
At host family
You must sent all the information within 4 months before the date of exchange
-Passport
-Visitor VISA type V: Contact the Colombian consulate closest to your current place of residence.
-Varicella zoster virus antibody count
-Hepatitis B antibody count
-MMR vaccine
-Tetanus vaccine
-Hepatitis B vaccine
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LEOs
Santiago Montes Botero
Judith Alejandra Vergara
OVERVIEW

Manizales is a colombian city, capital of Caldas department and is also known as the Colombian Capital of Coffee. Is located near the Nevado del Ruiz and takes part in the Coffee triangle with Pereira and Armenia.
Manizales University is a private university with 48 years of experience, high quality accredited.
Medicine Program has more than 20 year of experience, high quality accredited.


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RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
None
BOARDING
Host Family or some member of the LC.
LODGING
Host Familiy
TRANSPORTATION
Manizales offers modern transport systems like busses, cabs; is a very small city and sometimes you could reach your destination by walking.
SOCIAL PROGRAM
Manizales is known for hosting a wide variety of cultural events and also offers some variety in nightlife , including the popular Manizales Fair, which takes place every year in January, and the International Theater Festival, which takes place in September.
The city is one of the most important bird watching sites in the country, and travelers can enjoy nearby hot springs.
Manizales is ideal for travelers who want to immerse themselves in the coffee culture in haciendas, where they can learn about the cultivation of this grain emblematic of Colombia. The city also offers a variety of shopping centers and is close to Los Nevados National Nature Park, one of 26 National Parks that cater to visitors wishing to indulge in ecotourism.
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