Social Pediatrics Elective Application Form
PLEASE NOTE, THIS ELECTIVE IS CURRENTLY ONLY AVAILABLE FOR SECOND YEAR MEDICAL STUDENTS FOR THE FALL 2016 ELECTIVES. THIS ELECTIVE IS AVAILABLE TO BOTH MED 1 AND MED 2 STUENTS FOR THE WINTER 2017 ELECTIVES.
Application deadlines: September 20, 2016 and January 15, 2017
Social Pediatrics Elective Application, Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick
A 12 week rotating elective that exposes medical students to the social conditions that shape children’s health highlighting the social determinates of health. Students gain experience by visiting organizations that work with marginalized children, youth and their families in the Saint John community. Placements may include visits to the Community Mental Health Clinic, P.E.E.R. 126, Family Plus, The Teen Resource Centre, The Human Development Council and more. Students will also have the opportunity to work with Pediatric Clinicians in the Department of Pediatrics at the Saint John REginoal Hospital.
September 20, 2016 (fall)
January 15, 2017 (winter)
Late applications will not be accepted.