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.
CGHSR welcomes Erin Mann into the new full-time position of CGHSR Global Collaborations Coordinator. Erin joins us with an MPH in International Health and Epidemiology from Boston University and University of Minnesota experience in the Food Protection and Defense Institute (FPDI) and the SPH Research Data Assistance Center. While at FPDI, Erin managed projects related to public health emergency preparedness and response, medical supply chains, and bio-surveillance.
CGHSR again thanks everyone who attended the inaugural Quie & Peterson Global Health Lecture and all who helped to make the night a success. Videos of both the short ceremony recognizing Drs. Paul Quie and Phillip Peterson for their contribution to global health education and research as well as the keynote speaker Dr. Jonathan Patz's presentation“Confronting the Global Climate Crisis: Health Opportunity of the Century?” are now available. There are also many great photos from throughout the event.
This past summer, Amy Tran, a dual Pharm.D., M.P.H student, traveled to Uganda under the mentorship of Melanie Nicol, an assistant professor in the College of Pharmacy. Learn about Amy’s experience assisting in a clinical research project that stems from Dr. Nicole’s involvement with and seed grant from the AHC Uganda Hub.