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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…
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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…
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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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COVID-19 Global Perspective from Venezuela

May 5, 2020
Dr. Rosanna D'Addosio is a Professor of Family Medicine at the University of Zulia in Maracaibo, Venezuela. As part of our COVID-19 Global Perspective Series, we reached out to Dr. D'Addosio to hear how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting…
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Update from the Mfangano Community Health Field Station on COVID-19 Response

April 28, 2020
Through the Mfangano Community Health Field Station, we are working with local and international collaborators to help the remote communities of Lake Victoria prepare their COVID-19 response.
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Freedom Through Sacrifice

April 28, 2020
Danny Mohama, a fourth-year medical student at the University of Minnesota, was all set to travel to Lebanon as part of the Global Medical Education and Research Program supported by the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility.…

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