Bienvenidos! Welcome to the Program in Community Public Health, Santiago, Dominican Republic
Welcome to Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, home to CIEE’s Summer Community Public Health program, a two-month focus on health and well being in this vibrant developing nation. CIEE’s Community Public Health Program offers its students a special opportunity to mix learning about Caribbean and Dominican culture and customs with working alongside community members in various settings, experiencing and confronting the everyday challenges that Dominicans face, and contributing towards the ultimate goal of affording everyone the opportunity to live healthy and happy lives. In this manner, students both learn from their host culture and leave their positive imprint upon that culture.