AUG 29-SEPT 3, 2021


Ready to take your health professional expertise to the next level? Our week-long Study Tour of England offers the experience of a lifetime! In this packed 6 day/5 night experience, you'll travel across England to visit key historic sites with hands on experiences and leading scientists.

During this 6-day trip, you will explore one of the oldest botanical medicinal gardens in the world, study botanical medicine at the famed Oxford University, and enjoy educational experiences rooted in the unsurpassed historic experiences of the region. Each step of the way, you’ll enjoy one-on-one time with Franklin Health founder Dr Jessie Hawkins and the rest of the Franklin Health team. 

6 Action Packed Days

During this 6-day trip, you will explore Oxford, the "city of dreaming spires," take in the stunning countryside views of Hampshire, and indulge in pampering spa treatments in the ancient town of Bath.

Intimate Groups

Enjoy one-on-one time with Franklin Health researchers Dr Jessie Hawkins, Christy Hires, MPH, and Elizabeth Dunne, MS, RDN. Tour capacity is limited to 6-10 total participants, depending on the destination.

Continuing Education

Not only does this Study Abroad trip provide you with memories that last a lifetime, you will earn a continuing education certificate to celebrate your accomplishment.

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Your week begins Sunday at 1pm London time with a walking tour through the sites of some of the most noteworthy events in health history. During this exciting excursion, you will learn the behind-the-scenes stories that led to some of the greatest advancements in health. Whether this is your first time in London or you call the city home, you will see this area as never before.

After enjoying some of the greatest medical history sites London has to offer, you will be whisked away by train to one of the most prestigious academic towns in the world: Oxford, England.

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Registration Cost & Extras

Full Priced Registration is $3,340 for double occupancy. Registration includes:

  • 5 nights of double occupancy upscale accommodations in England
  • A diverse selection meals for all 6 days (gluten free and vegetarian diets can be accommodated upon advance request)
  • All scheduled activities, tours, and workshops during the trip
  • Travel within England
  • Tips and gratuities for meals and all scheduled activities

Upgrade to single occupancy for a $400 surcharge.

Travel Info

COVID-19 Protections

Our Study Tours have been completely revamped to ensure you are able to enjoy the sights and educational experiences as safely as possible. Be aware that countries may have new entry requirements which may include covid testing, evidence of a vaccination, or other protocols. Learn more about traveling during covid here.

Plane & Personal Expenses

Registration does not include your airfare to and from England or personal expenses. You will need to travel from your hometown to London (Suggested airport: Heathrow)

All travel inside of England is also included in the cost, so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the views knowing that everything is covered!

Upgrades Available

Registration includes double occupancy accommodations.

If you prefer single occupancy, there is a $400 surcharge. You are given the option to upgrade to single occupancy after registration and will pay the surcharge separately.

Free Time

Most days conclude with an early dinner–around 6pm–and you are free to explore the cities after that time. Each destination is safe for evening exploration.

You will also have 2 scheduled afternoon free time sessions which allow you to book tours or shop on your own.

Dietary Accommodations

We can accommodate gluten-free diets and vegetarian diets.

Meals on the trip range from traditional British pubs to Indian restaurants to Italian indulgences. This provides a wide variety of options for those with restricted diets.

Traveling w/ Spouse or Partner

The more the merrier! Spouses and partners are welcome to join us.

You will be sent a "Getting to Know You" form after registration. This form will ask you about roommate preferences; be sure to indicate your spouse/partner on that form.

Detailed Schedule

Curious about the trip itinerary? Want to hear about previous trips? Dr. Hawkins and the FHR team delivered a live webinar detailing a day-by-day overview of the scheduled activities for both England and Italy, and answering questions about our Study Tours in May 2021. Click to view the replay.


Confirm your registration with a $500 nonrefundable deposit. After registration you will receive a confirmation email and a link to complete a survey telling us more about your accommodation preferences and dietary needs. You will receive an invoice for the balance within 2-3 business days; the balance can be paid in full or in installments of your choice any time on or before July 16.


Our international Study Tours are limited in capacity to allow us to deliver personalized experiences with your unique needs in mind. If you have questions about the trip prior to registering, simply click below to email our team.