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In the fall of 2014, the School of Nursing, under the newly appointed Dean, Dr. Antonia Villarruel, reached out to representatives from Schools across the Penn campus to gauge interest in forming the Penn in Latin America and the Caribbean group.  The strong positive response led to a meeting on December 15, 2014.  More than 60 individuals from eight Penn Schools, the Perry World House, Penn Global, the University of Pennyslvania Health System, and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia were in attendance.

Participants were asked about their involvement and interest in Latin America and the Caribbean ahead of the meeting: Read their stories here.