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…
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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.
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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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2021 Seed Grant Awards Reflect CGHSR Values and Priorities

July 13, 2021
After a year full of challenges and delays to global health research, the team at CGHSR was encouraged to see that there is still strong interest among University of Minnesota faculty and collaborators to initiate innovative research.
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Early Successes of the National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants

May 17, 2021
In the first six months of the project, NRC-RIM has reached hundreds of professionals and practitioners in training, webinars, in-depth interviews, and information campaigns.
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Convening for care: UMN partners with Ghana NGO on obstetric fistula training

May 16, 2021
In March, MSSI and CGHSR partnered again to co-host a two-day long virtual panel discussion and training on obstetric fistula, a topic of vital importance in the region.
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Spring Funding Opportunities from CGHSR

May 5, 2021
Our global health funding opportunities support faculty and students at the University in their global health endeavors around the world. RFPs for Faculty Mentor Awards and Seed Grants are now available.
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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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