• URTC Spotlight: Team 1

    Read about the progress being made by Uganda Research Training Collaborative Team #1 as they collect samples at Kampala abattoirs. 

  • 2018 UMN Case Competition Results

    Congratuations to the 2018 Global Health Case Competition winning team!

  • 2018 Global Health Day

    Saturday, April 14 | Coffman Memorial Union

    Global Health Day provides an opportunity for those engaged in global health to come together, exchange knowledge across disciplines, and make connections. Call for Abstracts now open.

  • 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.

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Saturday, April 14, 2018

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March 1, 2018

A 2016 Global Health Seed Grant catalyzed a collaboration between University of Minnesota and Makerere University researchers to study vaccination barriers in Uganda. In 2018, the collaboration is still strong and growing, having built on the seed grant with a UMN Grand Challenges Exploratory Research Grant and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Grant, and continues to tackle issues relevant to adolescent and child health. Advance your global collaborations in our latest round of Global Health Seed Grants. CGHSR is requesting letters of intent by March 15 and proposals are due April 7, 2018.

February 28, 2018

CGHSR has prepared a needs assessment survey to better understand the practical needs of the University community related to global health activities, particularly in East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean. The results of the survey will guide future strategic decisions related to services offered by CGHSR. Members of the University of Minnesota who are currently engaged or hope to engage in global health activities are encouraged to complete the survey.

February 27, 2018

Student Scholarships available to participate in the Global Health Institute Thailand.

Nicole Basta and Cecily Banura
February 15, 2018

The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility (CGHSR) requests proposals for new international health research projects in locations where the AHC maintains hubs of innovation or is actively exploring opportunities to advance new research and educational opportunities: East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America/Caribbean. 

The goals of these seed grants are to:

February 1, 2018

Interdisciplinary teams presented their solutions to this year's case, Growing Pains: Palliative Care in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea on January 27, following a week of intense work. Congratulations to Team 6 for their winning proposal. We wish them luck as they begin to prepare for the Emory International Global Health Case Competition.