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.
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 Perspective Series, we reached out to Dr. Fuentes to hear how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting Peru.
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.
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.
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 the beginning of February for a training at a local hospital that was part of the largest hospital system in the area. His time was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Donaldson is now back in Minnesota and in quarantine at home. During an online presentation, he shared his experience as a frontline health worker during the early days of the epidemic as it spread through France.