Headquarters Air Armament Center

Contact Information

Headquarters Air Armament Center
307 Boatner Road
Eglin Air Force Base, FL 32542

Description of Program

Residents schedule electives at international sites. They arrange for a preceptor to accompany them or have one on-site. There are no regularly scheduled rotations internationally. The preceptor fills out the rotations. Sites of work include Kenya, Peru, Germany, Japan -- both military and non-military sites. Objectives/goals are agreed upon by the PD, preceptor and resident. Evaluation is based on these objectives.

Location(s) of program: As above. The resident has an area of interest and coordinates with other organizations/individuals to create educational experience in coordination with the Faculty Team Chief and PD.

Description of field experience: Humanitarian relief; usually 2-4 weeks long.

Description of didactics: Essentially all experiential. Didactics are built into Residency curriculum.

Cost to individual resident: $2,000

Number of residents who have participated in the last two years: 5

Description of faculty involvement: Residency faculty and other departmental faculty or international faculty serve as preceptors.

Does the program accept medical students for trips? No

Does the program accept residents from outside the program for trips? Yes

Approximate time of year/duration of trips: Year-round, individually based.

Who to contact if interested in applying: 

Jayne Pendergast

Residency Coordinator
850 883-8288