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Global, Rural, Local Health Equity Track

(GRowLocal Track)

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Components of this track provide additional immersion and education for UICOMP Med-Peds residents interested in health equity work. Participants develop skills and strategies that equip them for long-term work in underserved and marginalized populations.

  • 2-week GRowLocal (Global, Rural, Local) health equity elective at Jump Simulation
    sometime during the PGY2, PGY3 or PGY4 year
  • Attending at least one educational conference related to global, rural, or local (urban/community/population) health
  • Completing at least one away rotation at a rural, international, local/urban population site,
  • Scholarly activity within the realm of global, rural or local (urban/community/population) health
  • Regular attendance at the GRowLocal Journal Club

Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Heading link

M-F: 8:30am – 4pm

530 NE Glen Oak Avenue, 5th Floor, OSF North Building, Peoria, Illinois 61637