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Researcher Spotlight: Dominic Travis

August 25, 2020
The CGHSR Researcher Spotlight features global health researchers from the University of Minnesota and its partne
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The University of Minnesota Partners with Ghana NGO to Deliver Online COVID-19 Training

August 20, 2020
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

July 16, 2020
“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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COVID-19 Global Perspective from Greece

June 30, 2020
Dr. Sofia Dimopoulou is a General Practitioner, Family Doctor, and Director of Kassandreia's Primary Health Care Center Director, and works in General Practice and Health Services Research in the Medical School at the Aristotle University…
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Uganda Research Training Collaborative Team Publishes Findings From Study

June 30, 2020
A student research team from Makerere University and the University of Minnesota has reached an important milestone for any research group—they recently published findings from their study launched in 2016.
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Addressing Racial Inequities in Health Outcomes During COVID and Beyond

June 26, 2020
Yesterday marked the one month anniversary of the murder of George Floyd. In the month that has followed, we have borne witness to the breathtaking fervor that has swept through our communities who are demanding justice; who are demanding…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from Brazil

May 26, 2020
Dr. Ângelo Zambam de Mattos is a gastroentologist and a professor of medicine at the Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre in Brazil. As part of our COVID-19 Global Perspectives Series, we reached out to Dr. Zambam de…

New Global Health Student Advisory Board Leadership

May 12, 2020
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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