Adelante Mujer was so proud when our first class of medical students completed their six years of the Intercultural Medicine program at URACCAN University in Bilwi, Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua.  On December 12, 2014 eight of your young women became medical doctors.  Since that momentous day, six additional groups have brought similar pride to Adelante Mujer.  The dates and numbers when they became doctors are~

New Adelante    |     Took the 

Mujer Doctors    |Hippocratic Oath

8                           | December 12, 2014

5                           |  January 27, 2016

9                           |  December 5, 2016

9                           | February 24, 2018

14                         |  March 23, 2019

9                           |  February 21, 2020

7                           |  March24, 2021

61 Total Adelante Mujer Doctors


Took the Hippocratic Oath on March 24, 2021

The first year after completing their university study the new doctors intern for one year in the local hospital.  Following their internship the young doctors are assigned for two years of social service in areas determined by Nicaraguan Ministry of Health (MINSA.)  After the three years, the doctors are eligible to apply for their license.