Global Health Day
Global Health Day provides an opportunity for those engaged in global health to come together, exchange knowledge across disciplines, and make connections.
See below for a GHD 2018 recap. The next GHD will be in Spring 2019.
Saturday, April 14, 2018 | 9:30am - 1:00pm
Student & Scholar Oral Presentations
SMS Maama mHealth Pilot Research Study
Katelyn Pastick, Medical School
Parental Perceptions and Practices of Early Childhood development in Tigray, Ethiopia
Satlaj Dighe, College of Education and Human Development
Psychosocial Barriers to HIV Care in Uganda
Sarah Lofgren, Medical School Fellowship in Infectious Disease; School of Public Health
Bullying and Caring Relationships among Adolescents from Immigrant Backgrounds: Associations with Internalizing Problems
Damir Utržan, Medical School Post-Doctoral Fellowship
UMN Global Health Showcase
Global One Health Capacity Building Through Education
Karin Hamilton, DVM, MPH, Dipl. ACVPM, Assistant Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine
Fostering Global Pharmacy Research through International Collaborations
Melanie R Nicol, PharmD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy
Role of the Coordinating Centers for Biometric Research in West African Biomedical Research
Cavan Reilly, PhD, Professor, Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health
Student Poster Presentations
Congratulations to the Outstanding Poster Award winners!
Outstanding Topic/Project (Undergraduate)
An Evaluation of the Impact of Menstruation on the Health and Educational and Economic Opportunities of Menstruators Worldwide
Gabriella Haire, College of Science and Engineering
Jennifer Day, College of Science and Engineering
Outstanding Research (undergraduate)
Efficacy of Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid Compared to Cytology-Based Cervical Cancer Screening for Detecting the Precancerous Changes in Women at the Age Between 18 and 65
Ziyue Zhang, School of Nursing
Outstanding Topic/Project (Graduate)
Helping Babies Breathe: Field Experience in Sierra Leone
Carol Nelson, School of Public Health
Outstanding Research (graduate)
Implementation and Evaluation of Hooyo: A Group Prenatal Care Program for East African Immigrants at a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)
Anjali Madeira, School of Nursing
View the GHD Program for a complete list of poster presenters.
Global Health Resource Corner
Global health resources and opportunities from the University of Minnesota, the Twin Cities, and beyond.
View the full collection by clicking the image below. (Photo credit Mark Brown.)