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COVID-19 Health Course Now Available

April 8, 2020
A new self-guided COVID-19 Health Course is now available on Canvas. Dr. Shailey Prasad, CGHSR Director, created the course to provide health sciences students with a background on the public health aspect of pandemics.

COVID-19 Global Perspective from France

April 8, 2020
Dr. Melvin Donaldson is a fourth-year medical student that was studying in Paris through the CGHSR supported Global Medical Education and Research Program at the University of Minnesota's Medical School. Dr. Donaldson traveled to Paris at…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from China

April 7, 2020
Fang Zhongliao is with the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Center for Disease Prevention and Control (Guangxi CDC). As part of our COVID-19 Global Perspective Series, we reached out to Dr. Zhongliao to hear how the COVID-19 pandemic is…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from India

April 7, 2020
Dr. Raghu Radhakrishnan is a Professor in Oral Pathology at Manipal College of Dental Sciences, and Director of International Affairs & Collaborations at the Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, India. As part of our COVID-19…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from South Africa

April 6, 2020
Dr. Tasleem Ras is with the Division of Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa. As part of our COVID-19 Global Perspective Series, we reached out to Dr. Ras to hear how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from Uganda

April 3, 2020
Dr. Andrew Kambugu is the Executive Director of the Infectious Diseases Institute with the College of Health Sciences at Makerere University in Uganda, and an adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota. As part of our COVID…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from Thailand

April 2, 2020
Dr. Khuanchai Supparatpinyo is the Director of the Research Institute for Health Sciences at Chiang Mai University in Chiang Mai, Thailand. As part of our COVID-19 Global Perspective Series, we reached out to Dr. Supparatpinyo to hear how…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from Spain

April 1, 2020
Dr. Nathan Bertelsen is an Associate Professor of Medicine with the University of Minnesota. He is currently in Barcelona, Spain where he was teaching a Migrant and Refugee Health in the Mediterranean course through the University of…

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