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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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An Interconnected World: A Profile of Dr. Rahel Nardos

As the inaugural director of global women’s health in the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility, Rahel Nardos will shape the new role and convene an interdisciplinary team with a shared passion for global women’s health.
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The University of Minnesota Partners with Ghana NGO to Deliver Online COVID-19 Training

The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility (CGHSR) is partnering with the Medical and Surgical Skills Institute (MSSI) in Ghana to convert existing courses to online platforms and develop new COVID-19 and primary care courses.
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Addressing Racial Inequities in Health Outcomes During COVID and Beyond

“The prevailing ethos in global health is about achieving health equity around the world. The disproportionate burden that communities of color face in our own backyard is a huge concern,” said Shailey Prasad, MD, MPH, CGHSR Executive…

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Mini Medical School: A Focus on Global Health Banner with a globe icon, Text reads Three sessions, Mondays 5:30-7 pm October 5 to October 19, 2020, register now at minimedicalschool.umn.edu


Learn from global health experts as they discuss today's emerging conversations in global health ethics, collaboration, and research during Mini Medical School: A Focus on Global Health. 

Mini Medical School: A Focus on Global Health is a 3-part series designed to broaden understanding of how global health impacts local health. Presented using common language for ease of understanding complex topics, your guides are internationally renowned experts who are shaping the way health care is delivered locally and globally. Registration is complimentary for anyone interested.

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