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Jeffrey Brown

Jeffrey Brown is currently completing his third year of medical school at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson with a specific interest in global health. His global health experiences include trips to the highlands of Peru with the Vive Peru group and multiple rural areas of Ecuador with the Cinterandes Foundation. He hopes to make another global health trip in his fourth year of medical school for the Global Health Distinction Track and to complete research with Cinterandes. He is a Tucson native, and his specialty interests include primary care, critical care and working with underserved populations.

Recent Blog Posts

Cinterandes mobile operating room fords a stream
Tags: Ecuador, surgery, rural health, medical school, Dr. Edgar Rodas, Cinterandes Foundation
On a Thursday afternoon in June, I found myself dressed in scrubs and a surgery cap, crossing a cable bridge over an expansive Amazon tributary. After 30 hours assisting with surgeries in a delivery-truck-turned-operating-room... (read more)