Spain (IFMSA-Spain) - Extremadura
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
150000
4100
Anatomical pathology, Anesthesia, Gastroenterology, Allergology, Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery, General and Gastroinestinal Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Hematology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neumology, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Ophtalmology, Oncology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Urology, Emergency medicine
July
2 SCOPE STUDENTS
2 SCORE STUDENTS
Students will be given pocket money or food, it's their choice, so if you choose the second option, your flatmates will provide you at least one meal per day. They are not required to give you more than one meal per day, although they might depending on t
Student flat
As stated on NMO ECs
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LEOs
Alicia Zumalabe Delgado
OVERVIEW

Badajoz is a must see city in Extremadura, due to its Gastronomy and cultural heritage. It is also close to Caceres, considered as “World Heritage” by the Unesco. In addition, because of the proximity to Portugal, only 21 km, cultural pluralism, tradition and modernity take place in this city.

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

The University of Extremadura, UEx, located in Badajoz, has got two available hospitals. The first one, Infanta Cristina Hospital, nearby the University of Medicine. And, secondly, Perpetuo Socorro Hospital, close to the city centre.

Infanta Cristina Hospital is assumed to be an international reference not only in Spain, but also in Portugal. The whole staff of this institution is highly compromised in order to provide a properly welfare to its patients.

Perpetuo Socorro Hospital is also well-known in Extremadura for its services in Pediatrics, Obtetrics and Gynecology.
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
BOARDING
Students will be given pocket money or food, it's their choice, so if you choose the second option, your flatmates will provide you at least one meal per day. They are not required to give you more than one meal per day, although they might depending on their habits.
LODGING
At student flat
TRANSPORTATION

If you want to get in Badajoz you have several options from Madrid, the capital city of Spain:

  • TRAIN
  • BUS
SOCIAL PROGRAM

Extremadura offers huge multiple opportunities that tourists wont forget. In the first place, its Gastronomy and tradition is considered by many foreign people as a sign of the cultural heritage of this region. Moreover, some historical landmarks such as the Roman Theatre in Merida, the Medieval city centre of Caceres and and, also the proximity to some cities like Lisbon , Oporto, and Seville make this destination unique. At last, but not at least, the zone known as “La Raya” shows an explicit cultural pluralism where Spanish and Portuguese are both well spoken.

MUST SEE

Extremadura cities and towns: Badajoz, Caceres, Merida, Trujillo, El jerte, Las Hurdes, Plasencia.

Also, Portuguese cities such as Elvas, Evora, Lisbon and Oporto.

And finally, other Spanisch cities like Seville, Cadiz, Salamanca.

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
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