The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility is pleased to announce two recipients of the CGHSR Scholars award for 2019 - 2020 to support a year of international research at partner institutions. For those interested in becoming a CGHSR Scholar in 2020-2021, applications will be available online beginning in August 2019.
CGHSR’s Director of Human Migration and Health, Bill Stauffer, was included in the Faces of Immigration outlining how members of the University community are contributing to the national conversation on immigration.
The Global Health Student Advisory Board hosted the innaugural Global Health Week April 8-12, 2019. Events included a student-run workshop on interprofessional approaches to local and global health challenges, a Peer Mentorship Café, a panel with the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility's Leadership Council on global health ethics, and several other speakers and events.
Bill Stauffer, MD, MSPH with the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility and University of Minnesota Medical School answers questions on the status of global health today and what is done to keep global and local communities healthy. He shares about the evolving definition of global health, and how he is working to advance health worldwide. Learn what he has to say.
In February, the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility organized two back-to-back trainings for the United Nations Agency for Migration (IOM) – first in Nairobi, Kenya and then in Kampala, Uganda.