Alaska Native Medical Center and Kigali, Rwanda Independent Away Rotations
Stanford's Center for Innovation in Global Health (CIGH) offers a Global Scholars (Independent Away) Program, which supports residents, fellows, and faculty who are committed to working overseas in low-resource settings. Any Stanford resident or fellow may apply for an independent overseas elective rotation in any specialty for a duration of 6-weeks. Learn more.
General Surgery Resident Dr. Carlie Arbaugh rotated at the Alaska Native Medical Center in 2022 using the CIGH Global Scholars Program. Read about her experience. Dr. Kathryn Taylor did an independent away rotation in Kigali, Rwanda in 2023.
For more information about the Independent Away Rotation, click here.