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Interdisciplinary Teamwork Can Solve the World’s Grand Health Challenges

March 23, 2021
The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility’s (CGHSR) Global Health Case Competition has drawn students from multiple schools and disciplines at the University for the last 8 years. The unique interprofessional learning…
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An Update on CGHSR's National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants and Migrants

February 26, 2021
With more than $5 million in support from the CDC and the International Organization for Migration, CGHSR has established the National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM) that will focus on the prevention,…
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Global Health Seed Grants: Request for Proposals

February 26, 2021
CGHSR released the 2021 RFP for Global Health Seed Grant proposals to fund new interdisciplinary research collaborations to advance new global health research. Interested applicants are required to submit a letter of intent by April 30.
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University of Minnesota establishes the National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants and Migrants

November 18, 2020
With support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the International Organization for Migration, the U of M has established a new center on COVID-19 prevention, control and mitigation.

An Interconnected World: A Profile of Dr. Rahel Nardos

September 30, 2020
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.

Researcher Spotlight: Dominic Travis

August 25, 2020
The CGHSR Researcher Spotlight features global health researchers from the University of Minnesota and its partner sites.
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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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