In a world of changing demographic patterns, emerging diseases, and mobile populations, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science is committed to providing opportunities for nursing students to gain awareness and knowledge of geographic, economic, sociopolitical and cultural factors that influence health issues and health care all over the world.
Current International Missions
Milot, Haiti, Hôpital Sacré Coeur: Students and faculty will travel to Milot, Haiti to provide care to patients at Hôpital Sacré Coeur (HSC). A 73-bed hospital, HSC is the largest private hospital in the North of Haiti. This premier Haitian health care facility has provided uninterrupted service for 25 years and is a beacon of hope for the people of Northern Haiti. In addition to treating patients, students will engage in daily debriefings and complete journal entries as part of a research study. This trip places strong emphasis on the value and importance of cultural competency in the delivery of health care.