• 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

Monday, December 5, 2016
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Saturday, January 28, 2017

Our newsletter


November 29, 2016

A limited number of $2,000 travel scholarships are available for AHC students to attend GHI 2017. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, but no later than December 19, 2016.

November 29, 2016

A full recap, including a complete video archive, of Global Health Day 2016 is now available. Thanks once again to everyone who helped make the day a success. We look forward to seeing you again next year. 

November 22, 2016

Applications are now open for the Uganda Research Training Collaborative. The Uganda RTC gives students in the University of Minnesota’s Academic Health Center and Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda an opportunity and funding to gain hands-on experience in global health research. Under the mentorship of UMN and Makerere faculty members, student teams propose small-scale research projects to be carried out in about one year. Applications are now open and are due by December 12, 2016.

November 17, 2016

Thanks to all who shared in the celebration of CGHSR’s third annual Global Health Day! We enjoyed hearing and learning from researchers on each side of the ongoing collaboration between the University of Minnesota and Makerere University in Uganda. It was energizing to see the wide variety of schools/colleges, areas of study, perspectives, and diverse identities represented by the attendees and poster presenters.

September 22, 2016

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.