2017 Global Health Case Competition
The U of M Global Health Case Competition is a unique opportunity for interdisciplinary teams of students to collaboratively analyze a real-world global health challenge with the goal of providing helpful strategic recommendations to move the case subject forward efficiently and effectively.
2016 Global Health Day
Thanks to all who made Global Health Day a success.
Global Health Impact Map
AHC faculty led research, education, clinical care, and community outreach activities
The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility facilitates transdisciplinary partnerships and collaborations across the University of Minnesota and worldwide to create a global portfolio of research, education, and engagement.
Our upcoming events
We are pleased to announce that Shailey Prasad, MD, MPH, has been selected as the new Executive Director for CGHSR. Since the launch of the revitalized Center over 3 years ago, Shailey has been a valued, contributing colleague in multiple areas of Center activity. His move into the Executive Director role represents a logical and exciting progression into providing overall leadership for the Center! We look forward to working closely with Shailey to move the Center into its next phase! Shailey brings a passion for global capacity-building, education, and research training to this position, and he will play an instrumental role in elevating the Center to enhance partnerships around education, research and practice. He will begin serving in this role on April 1.
CGHSR is excited to co-sponsor The Symposium on the Ethics of Help: Creating Global Ambassadors for Patient Safety to on June 8 & 9, 2017 at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus.
Applications are now being accepted for the July 2017 to June 2018 cohort of Fogarty Global Health Fellows. These 11-month fellowships are focused on critical, inter-related areas of health in low-income countries and provide outstanding opportunities for highly motivated individuals to experience research training at top-ranked, NIH-funded research centers in locations including Thailand, India, Peru, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya and Uganda. The application deadline has been extended to January 31, 2017.
CGHSR is pleased to announce the AHC recipients of our first Faculty Travel Awards for travel in Spring-Summer 2017 to further global health research collaborations in Thailand and Uganda: