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Updates from the Field: Waruiru Mburu, CGHSR Scholar

April 16, 2020
Waruiru Mburu, a 2019-2020 CGHSR Scholar, shares her experiences dealing with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and what it means for her work as a CGHSR scholar in Ghana.
World map with location pin on Uganda. Simple line art of faces wearing masks to the left of the map

Updates from the Field: Shanna Miko, CGHSR Scholar

April 14, 2020
Shanna Miko, a 2019-2020 CGHSR Scholar for Refugee and Population Health, shares her experiences dealing with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and what it means for her work as a CGHSR scholar in Uganda.

COVID-19 Global Perspective from Peru

April 13, 2020
Dr. Maria Sofia Cuba Fuentes is the Coordinator of the Family and Community Medicine Residence program and the Coordinator of the Master of Primary Health Care program at Cayetano Heredia University in Peru. As part of our COVID-19 Global…

COVID-19 Global Perspective from Argentina

April 13, 2020
Dr. Flor Ledesma is a Family Medicine Specialist and Full Professor at the University of Zulia. As part of our COVID-19 Global Perspective Series, we reached out to Dr. Ledesma to hear how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting Argentina.

Updates from the Field: Mfangano Community Health Field Station

April 9, 2020
The Mfangano Community Health Field Station at the Ekialo Kiona Center shared an account on the current activities of the station's team and partners.

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…

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