Wenceslao Giménez-Bonet, Jeff Harris and Edgar Lopez discussed educational experiences

Doctor Jeff Harris, doctor of the Massachussets General Hospital and professor of Economy in the Massachussets Institute of Technology, is in the Medicine Faculty of the University Francisco Marroquín like professor visitor.

“During its stay in Guatemala, Harris visited the Center of Health Barbara, that is our Center of Health in San Juan Sacatepequez, and in where our Faculty makes the program of Public Health for our students. In addition it is the place where the foreign students, from Harvard and Europe, that come to our Faculty make elective “, informed Edgar Lopez, secretary of the Medicine Faculty of the UFM. 

“Harris also made observations on our program of Posgrado de Internal Medicine of the Medicine Faculty in the Esperanza Hospital University and will visit the Faculty of Economic Sciences of the UFM”, added Lopez.

As much Lopez as Harris met with Wenceslao Giménez-Bonet, dean of the FCE, with that the second interchanged educational experiences; and as a result of that meeting, Harris was invited to distribute conferences to students of first year and advanced years of that academic unit.

The subjects that Jeff will expose are Economy of the health; between which will be: The system of health in the United States of America and Guatemala; the economy of the tobacco and the economy of the AIDS. Also a lunch with professors of the University will be programmed.

Harris will be in the Center of Health Barbara, to interact with the development of the health program publishes communitarian that is followed in that locality on the part of the Medicine Faculty.

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