Brazil (IFMSA Brazil) - Ponta Grossa/PR- Universidade Estadual de Ponta Grossa (UEPG)
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
344000
11000
Neurology, Nephrology, Public Health, Anatomical Pathology, Gynecology and Obstetrics
April 2018, May 2018, June2018, July 2018, August 2018, September 2018, October 2018, November 2018, Dezember 2018, January 2019, February 2019, March 2019
24 SCOPE STUDENTS
18 SCORE STUDENTS
Restaurants in the University and/or in its surroundings.
Residences of Local Committee members and hostels
The incoming must agree with all terms associated with the specific department he is applying for. Those terms will be avaible with the Card of Acceptance.
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LEOs
UEPG SCOPE
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS
The State University of Ponta Grossa (UEPG) is one of the largest and most important public universities in the South of Brazil. Recently elected one of the 1000 best universities arround the globe, the university achieved the highest grade of quality in several courses in one of Brazil's most relevant educational quality Assesment (ENADE).

The Medical School of UEPG is a highly regarded institution in the state of Paraná, graduating 40 new doctors per year and having significantly contributed to the development of its region. More than quantity, the quality of future professionals is its main goal. Our Medical provides classes with more than 65 professors, distributed in 4 Hospitals along Ponta Grossa, besides those classes in "Basic Health Units" (UBSs).

Useful links:
http://portal.uepg.br/
http://hu.uepg.br/
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
BOARDING
The boarding will be provided by the Local Committee of UEPG, specially by the incoming's host, who will be responsable for at least 2 meals per day. The university has it's own restaurant, destinated to students and to the local population. In addition, there are many optional restaurants distributed along the university's facilities.
LODGING
The lodging will be provided by the incoming's host, most probably being the host's own residence, or eventually a hoste/hotel room.
TRANSPORTATION
All points of interest can be accessed by public transportation or Taxi/ Uber services. Besides, all members of the Local Committee are potentially avaiable for driving the incoming to classes, social programs, and others.
SOCIAL PROGRAM
Ponta Grossa offers a great variety of Social Programs. From confortable pubs and cinemas to huge parties that last the whole night (and day), all social programs will be adequated to the incoming's personal taste, in order to make the best of those meetings. There will be plenty of options, that's for sure...
MUST SEE
- Vila Velha State Park: is a state park in Ponta Grossa. It covers 3,803 hectares (9,400 acres) and it's one of the most beautiful geological sites in Brazil, with sculptures from 20 to 30 meters. The set of formations resembles a medieval city with castles and towers.

- Mariquinha's Waterfall: a naturally beautiful waterfall with a height of 30 meters.

- Buraco do Padre: is one of the most beautiful natural attractions of Campos Gerais, i
t is a cave that occurs at the intersection of geological faults and fractures that cut the sandy rocks of the Furnas Formation.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Ponta Grossa is famous for its climate. Be sure, to bring clothing for warm as well as for cold seasons.