Congratulations to Maryia Bakhtsiyarava who will be hosted by CGHSR as an Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow (IDF) to advance her research project “Climate and Child Nutrition: An Interdisciplinary Framework to Uncover the Linkages.” Maryia is pursuing a PhD in Geography and will be mentored by Sarah Cusick (School of Public Health) as part of the fellowship. Learn more about the IDF and the rest of the 2018-2019 Fellows.
A 2016 Global Health Seed Grant catalyzed a collaboration between University of Minnesota and Makerere University researchers to study vaccination barriers in Uganda. In 2018, the collaboration is still strong and growing, having built on the seed grant with a UMN Grand Challenges Exploratory Research Grant and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Grant, and continues to tackle issues relevant to adolescent and child health. Advance your global collaborations in our latest round of Global Health Seed Grants. CGHSR is requesting letters of intent by March 15 and proposals are due April 7, 2018.
Student Scholarships available to participate in the Global Health Institute Thailand.
The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility (CGHSR) requests proposals for new international health research projects in locations where the AHC maintains hubs of innovation or is actively exploring opportunities to advance new research and educational opportunities: East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America/Caribbean.
The goals of these seed grants are to:
Interdisciplinary teams presented their solutions to this year's case, Growing Pains: Palliative Care in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea on January 27, following a week of intense work. Congratulations to Team 6 for their winning proposal. We wish them luck as they begin to prepare for the Emory International Global Health Case Competition.