• 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

  • 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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Mike Westerhaus teaching a class of engaged students standing on a bridge in the Rondo neighborhood
May 11, 2018

Applications for the Fall 2018 course Global Health in a Local Context: An Experiential Course on the Social Determinants, Health Equity, and Leading Change in Minnesota are now open. This unique semester-long course immerses students in the study of health equity, the social determinants of health, the principles and practice of global health in a local setting, and community-based health care.

April 20, 2018

The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility is pleased to announce the recipients of the Academic Health Center’s Global Health Seed Grants for research in Guangxi, China. A grant has been awarded to the following research team:

April 16, 2018

Despite an historic April blizzard, Global Health Day had impressive attendance and, with student presenters representing ten different schools and colleges, was a successful showcase of the breadth and depth of global health work happening across the disciplines at the University of Minnesota. CGHSR extends many thanks to everyone who braved the weather to attend. Congratulations again to those selected and recognized as our Student & Scholar Oral Presenter and to the winners of Outstanding Poster awards. 

March 21, 2018

CGHSR is excited to announce that the UMN Global Health Case Compeition team earned both Second Place and tied for the Participants' Choice Award at the 2018 International Emory Global Health Case Compeition this past weekend at Emory University. The multidisciplinary team spent a full week examining the case, "An Epidemic Offsides: Containing an Outbreak During the 2022 World Cup in Qatar". Twenty-four teams from colleges and universities across the world presented their proposals and four advanced to the final round.

March 21, 2018

Congratulations to Maryia Bakhtsiyarava who will be hosted by CGHSR as an Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow (IDF) to advance her research project “Climate and Child Nutrition: An Interdisciplinary Framework to Uncover the Linkages.” Maryia is pursuing a PhD in Geography and will be mentored by Sarah Cusick (School of Public Health) as part of the fellowship. Learn more about the IDF and the rest of the 2018-2019 Fellows.