Location

Niterói is located in Rio de Janeiro state, in Southeastern Brazil. Across the Bay of Guanabara from Rio de Janeiro, the city and its residents are closely tied to the events of the larger city of Rio, while also a city of its own with its own distinct cultural, economic and governmental institutions.

 

INSET MAP OF NITEROI IN BRAZIL

The community of Preventório is located in the neighborhood of Charitas, at the end of San Francisco beach. The community is made up of roughly XXXX residents and XXXX homes. The site of the community today has a rich history (site of initial hospital, etc.)

 

Preventorio 1: Abel Santamaria

 

PREVENTORIO 2: CALIXTO GARCIA

 

POLICLINICA REGIONAL SERGIO AROUCA

Working closely with physicians at the polyclinic, Dra. Lucia Mourão has been guiding her team of medical students during their TCS (trabalho do campo supervisionado - supervised field work) to recruit diabetic patients being treated at the polyclinic.