Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Manta - Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manabi
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
226500
16400
Departments open upon request.
all year but we suggest: february, june, july, August
6 SCOPE STUDENTS
2 SCORE STUDENTS
Host family, 2 meals per day
Host family
Same as AEMPPI Ecuador
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LEOs
Ana Reyes
OVERVIEW

Manta, one of the most beautiful cities is the port of the central coast of Ecuador, also known by the tuna fishing industry.
The popular El Murciélago beach is located in the extreme northwest, privileging a city with an exceptional climate between 22° C and 31° C, with mostly sunny and temperate days.
Bars and restaurants are grouped along the coastal promenade offering the tourist a great gastronomy as the fish bun, encebollado, fried sweet potato, ceviche and an extreme variety of seafood.
Additionally, Manta has 11 other magnificent beaches such as Esteros, Tarqui, Barbasquillo, La Tiñosa Beach, San Lorenzo, Liguiquí, Santa Marianita, San Matero, Santa Rosa, Las Piñas and El Abra Beach; which are visited by miles of lovers who love surfing and other extreme sports.
In addition, the door of the Pacific, as this beautiful city is called, is known nationally for being the first tourist, maritime and fishing port of Ecuador.
The Hospital General Hospital, the Social Security Hospital and other private health facilities. Manta has centers of essential expertise such as Cardiocentro and Manadialisis, for which it is represented by a strategic site for the professional and economic development of Ecuador.

VISIT OUR! Manta awaits you



UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Univesidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manabi. www.uleam.edu.ec

School of Medicine: Facultad de Ciencias Médicas.

Depending on the medical department you choose, we will find the best hospital for you to develop your clinical clerkship:

  • HOSPITAL RODRIGUEZ ZAMBRANO MANTA

  • HOSPITAL ECUATORIANO DE SEGURIDAD SOCIAL MANTA

  • CLINICA DE ESPECIALIDADES CARDIOCENTRO

  • PRIVATE CLINICS

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS

We currently have two exchange projects:

  • Evaluation of the transmission dynamics of the Zika virus and control strategies. A multidisciplinary work.

  • Assessing the effectiveness of scholar intervention for knowledge modification and risk conducts of the HIV virus in teenagers.

BOARDING

You will be assigned a host family who will provide lodging and two meals a day during their stay in the city, same that will meet you at the terminal or airport when you arrive.

LODGING

Have a host family that offers you a private room, two meals a day and basic services.

TRANSPORTATION

Manta has a variety of transportation:

  • Private taxi: private taxis and various cooperatives which with a call access your location, so the unit will be waiting outside your home.

  • Public transportation: being buses of different lines that run throughout the city, which like taxis are easily accessible almost in all areas of Manta.

  • Bicycles: The city consists of cycle paths in the center and south of the city in strategic areas. Thanks to all these benefits, mobilizing will not be a problem.

The transportation is paid by the exchange student, and instructed by his host.

 

SOCIAL PROGRAM

Manta, the second most important port city in Ecuador, offers the cultural attractions of a cosmopolitan center, as well as the constant city of museums such as the City Museum and the Abyss Museum, which explain the culture maintained.
In Manta there is an interesting nightlife in the famous Flavio Reyes Avenue and also with its beautiful variety of urban and rural beaches where it is also pleasant and exciting, mainly aquatic and underwater. But there are also beautiful places that visit on land as the Central Park or also called Mother's Park where many iguanas that run free welcome us, likewise a trip through the city or from one beach to another by bicycle is a attractive that nobody should miss.
On the other hand the months of June, lulio and August son privileged for us since we have the happiness to appreciate one of the most wonderful and incredible spectacles as it is the visit of the humpback whales in our coasts and their deserved spectacle before those who visit

 
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OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The use of uniform is mandatory while you are attending to your practices, also the use of the stethoscope and the white coat.

If you have any question, contact us