Recommended Reading for Participating in Global Experiences

Consult these resources for answers to questions that may arise before or during your international experience.

Consult these resources for answers to questions that may arise before or during your international experience.

  • Culture Matters: The Peace Corps Online Cross-Cultural Workbook 
  • Medical English Clear and Simple: A Practice-Based Approach to English for ESL Healthcare Professionals, Melodie Hull RPN
  • "Cross-Cultural Medicine," Judyann Bigby, MD, ed.
  • "The Latino Patient: A Cultural Guide for Health Care Providers," Nilda Chong
  • "Caring for Patients from Different Cultures," Geri-Ann Galanti
  • "Pocket Guide to Cultural Assessment," Elaine Marie Geissler
  • "Culture and the Clinical Encounter," Rena Gropper
  • "Culture, Health and Illness," Cecil G. Helman
  • "Medicine and Culture," Lynn Payer
  • "Cross-Cultural Caring: A Handbook for Health Professionals," Nancy Waxler-Morrison et al

 

Please note: These resources are provided for informational purposes only. No endorsement by AAMC or any other organization is stated or implied.

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