• URTC Spotlight: Team 1

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

  • Global Health Case Competition

    The U of M Global Health Case Competition is a unique opportunity for interdisciplinary teams to develop innovative solutions for current global health issues.

  • 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, November 5, 2018
6:00pm to 8:00pm

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News

June 5, 2018

The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility is pleased to announce the recipients of the CGHSR Global Health Seed Grants for research in East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America. Grants have been awarded to the following researchers:

Josh Rhein, standing outside on a sunny day, smiling.
May 22, 2018

Joshua Rhein, the Research & Training Director for the Uganda Hub, divides his time between Kampala and Minnesota advancing research, mentoring students, and advancing other priorities of the Uganda Hub. Learn more about his work in the Medical Bulletin’s Alumni Spotlight.

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.