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Health and wellness news related to UC Chile.


Students of the Intercultural Approaches for Public Health Program on the UC Chile San Joaquin Campus, smiling.

How Does the Intercultural Approaches for Public Health Program Works?

Through a combination of workshops, seminars, practical sessions, and immersive field experiences, this program aims to provide international students with…

One doctor looks at her computer, while another checks on a child who is in the arms of his mother.

South-South Cooperation: UC Chile Professors Collaborate in Projects with Brazilian, Chadian, and Kenyan Institutions

Four UC Chile faculty members participated in their first field missions, benefiting communities in Africa and Latin America. These endeavors were made…

Four nurses (two women and two men) are practicing with a patient simulator.

UC Chile School of Nursing: Pioneer in Advanced Practice

Making diagnoses, indicating treatments and performing clinical follow-ups are some of the competencies that until a few years ago were restricted to…

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Should we eat bugs? UC Chile researchers develop cricket food

During the pick of the pandemic, the UC Chile Nutrition and Dietetics Program tested products made with bugs to determine acceptability and feeling of…

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Breathe, Heal and Sing!: Singing Back to Life

A new program teaches breathing techniques used by opera singers to aid Covid-19 patients after discharge.

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Is it Possible to Reconcile Health and Economy?

Three UC faculty members, all experts in macroeconomics, used an epidemiology model to discover how health protocols inside businesses reduce infections…