Expeditions to poor Brazilian cities to promote primary health and infrastructure improvements.
A multidisciplinary project developed by students and professionals of different schools of the University of São Paulo (USP).
Led by the Faculty of Medicine .
Bandeira Científica means “ Scientific Flag”
The project’s name The “Bandeiras” were private expeditions which explored the interior lands of Brazil during the 17th and in the early years of 18th century. The expeditions’ members carried flags to identify their origin.