This programme is based in improving the pharmacy students skills in pharmaceutical care and dispensation through day to day community pharmacy service in two different pharmacy offices in Mendoza. You will be able to know about the different areas of the community pharmacy at the office and also interact with pharmacist and pharmaceutical technicians that will provide you knowledge through their experiences. The most reamkable thing is the contact with patients and to know the way that community pharmacy is managed in Argentina. Are you ready to experience it?
Academic activities: to develop new skills and to link with students and professionals at their work and social environment, as well as, depending on the date of exchange, visit to laboratories and facilities of the Juan Agustín Maza University, where AEFRA Mendoza has its headquarters. This activitites might be coordinated by LEO and with the Members of AEFRA Mendoza upon arrival.
Length of training periods
Available months and cities
First Period: from 15th March of 30th July Second period - August 1st to December 30th Place: Mendoza city, Mendoza (Argentina) The student can choose the period
Private room with breakfast within walking distance of the pharmacy. It has an approximate cost of 250 U $ D per month
Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration
No pocket money will be provided.
Spanish is the official language here, so you should have a proficiency on Spanish, as an Advanced Level or having Spanish as a Native language.
Medical Advises: Medical care in Argentina is good throughout the country, however, most medical services require advance payments. It is advisable to take out travel insurance that covers medical expenses abroad, including medical transportation. Make sure your insurance covers all the time you stay outside your country.
Recommended Vaccines to come to Argentina; - Mandatory: Yellow Fever Vaccine is, only in case of visiting wooded areas in the north and northeast of Argentina, borders with Brazil and Paraguay at altitudes below 2300 m.a.s.l. (including Iguazu Falls) - Highly recommended: Seasonal Influenza Vaccines (check that it is current, annual application) for the southern hemisphere the winter season is from April to October and the one for measles (2 doses applied after 13 months of age). - Recommended: Hepatitis A and B vaccines, tetanus, diphtheria and whooping cough, Varicella (if you not had it yet) and enteric fever.
Information on Work Permits and Visa
THE COUNTRIES IN THIS LIST DO NOT REQUIRED VISA WHEN TRAVELLING AS TOURIST
A) UP TO 90 (NINETY) DAYS: Andorra, Armenia, Australia (), Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada (), China (*), Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Chile, Cyprus, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong (With Passport R.A.E.H.K.), Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea Republic, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Nicaragua, Norway, New Zealand, Netherlands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, San Marino, Santa Lucia, Saint Vincent and The Grenadines, Serbia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Suriname; Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine; United Kingdom Of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay.
B) UP TO 60 (SIXTY) DAYS: Venezuela.
C) UP TO 30 (THIRTY) DAYS: Grenada; Hong Kong (With British Passport B.N.O.); Jamaica; Republic of Kazakhstan and Malaysia.
(*) Chinese citizens who have a valid B2 American visa or a Schengen visa will require an electronic travel authorization (AVE) when travelling to Argentina as tourist for a period up to 90 days. In order to get the AVE please visit the following link: http://www.migraciones.gov.ar/accesible/indexP.php?reciprocidad
(*) Australian citizens should pay a reciprocity fee when travelling for tourism or business purposes
(*) Canadian citizens should pay a reciprocity fee when travelling for tourism purposes.
Any other information could be found at: http://cnyor.mrecic.gov.ar/en/content/visas-6
No deadline. Students are chosen by the SEO.