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2021 Events and Webinars from CGHSR

January 19, 2022
Happy New Year from the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility. Even as we prepare for the year ahead, we are reflecting back on our accomplishments in 2021. For CGHSR, it was a time to refocus and explore new models of…
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Announcing Recipients of Global Engagement Grants

January 14, 2022
We were grateful to receive a number of robust proposals for our new Global Engagement Grants program this year, and were impressed by the quality and strength of the partnerships and projects proposed.
Sarah Hoffman sits with her interpreter and a family in a refugee camp on the Thailand-Burma border

Researcher Spotlight: Sarah Hoffman

November 2, 2021
Sarah Hoffman, far right, sits with an interpreter and a family in a refugee camp on the Thai-Burma border as part of her reseach.  The CGHSR Researcher Spotlight features global health researchers from the University of Minnesota and its…
Shalini Kulasingam, Waruiru Mburu, Beth Virnig, and John Amuasi smile at the camera, standing in a restaurant in Ghana

Researcher Spotlight: Beth Virnig & Shalini Kulasingam

October 28, 2021
From left to right: Shalini Kulasingam, Waruiru Mburu, Beth Virnig, and John Amuasi in a restaurant in Ghana The CGHSR Researcher Spotlight features global health researchers from the University of Minnesota and its partner sites. UMN…

Maternal Emergencies Without A Safety Net

September 16, 2021
A new paper has recently been published by researchers from the University of Minnesota and Maseno University about their Monitoring Maternal Emergency Navigation and Triage on Mfangano (MOMENTUM) Study.

Q&A With New Leaders of the Global Health Student Advisory Board

September 9, 2021
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…
A group of health professionals in East Africa stand next to each other and smile at the camera

New Global Engagement Grants Program – Request for Proposals

August 10, 2021
Our new Global Engagement Grants offer funding for innovative projects by faculty, researchers, and students that blend work in research, education, and capacity building.
Portrait of Sarah Cusick

Researcher Spotlight: Sarah Cusick

July 14, 2021
The CGHSR Researcher Spotlight features global health researchers from the University of Minnesota and partners. In this spotlight, Dr. Sarah Cusick discusses her research on nutritional deficiencies and neurobehavioral development.

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