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Over the past 10 years, our global health work at the University of Minnesota has spanned the globe—from maternal health research on the shores of Lake Victoria to strengthening the healthcare workforce of Afghanistan.

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Maternal Emergencies Without A Safety Net

A new paper has recently been published by researchers from the University of Minnesota and Maseno University about their Monitoring Maternal Emergency Navigation and Triage on Mfangano (MOMENTUM) Study.

Q&A With New Leaders of the Global Health Student Advisory Board

The University of Minnesota's Global Health Student Advisory Board (GHSAB) is an interprofessional global health student group. This committee of student representatives from graduate and professional programs across the Health Sciences…
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New Global Engagement Grants Program – Request for Proposals

Our new Global Engagement Grants offer funding for innovative projects by faculty, researchers, and students that blend work in research, education, and capacity building.

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Through our global women’s health portfolio, we are working to leverage collective wisdom and bilateral partnerships to sustainably improve health outcomes for women.

“When you invest in women, they invest in their communities. You can’t do women's health work with clinical care alone; the care needs to extend beyond the walls of healthcare institutions to address the larger determinants of health." – Rahel Nardos, Director of Global Women's Health

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Sustainable, equitable health worldwide.