Putting Women First: Treating Obstetric Fistula and Empowering Mothers

May 23 is the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, an occasion established by the United Nations to raise awareness of the condition and promote advocacy.

CGHSR Executive Director Receives Award for Contributions to Global Family Medicine

Shailey Prasad, MD, MPH, received the 2024 Gabriel Smilkstein Award while attending the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine conference earlier this month.

More Than Medicine: Global Health in Local Contexts

Mary Kate Leloux, MPH '24, took Global Health in Local Contexts in the Fall of 2023. “I would not know what I know about the Twin Cities without this course," she said.

Fogarty Fellowship Applications Now Open

Applications for the Fogarty Fellowship are now open and must be submitted by Sept. 13, 2024.

CGHSR Film Chosen as Official Selection at World Health Organization Film Festival

The World Health Organization has chosen a film funded and produced by the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility as an official selection for the Health For All Film Festival.

Global Health in Local Contexts Course Applications Now Open

The fall course will take place Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and select Saturdays from Sept. 5 through Dec. 7, 2024.

Fogarty Fellowship “Opened Doors” For UMN Doctor

Caleb Skipper's experience as a Fogarty Fellow helped him grow as a physician and a researcher, he says.

Seed Grant Feature: Studying Zoonotic Disease in Pakistan

Peter Larsen, PhD, was a 2023 Global Health Seed Grant recipient and will travel to Pakistan this summer to study tick-borne pathogens.

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