We are pleased to announce that Shailey Prasad, MD, MPH, has been selected as the new Executive Director for CGHSR. Since the launch of the revitalized Center over 3 years ago, Shailey has been a valued, contributing colleague in multiple areas of Center activity. His move into the Executive Director role represents a logical and exciting progression into providing overall leadership for the Center! We look forward to working closely with Shailey to move the Center into its next phase! Shailey brings a passion for global capacity-building, education, and research training to this position, and he will play an instrumental role in elevating the Center to enhance partnerships around education, research and practice. He will begin serving in this role on April 1.
CGHSR is excited to co-sponsor The Symposium on the Ethics of Help: Creating Global Ambassadors for Patient Safety to on June 8 & 9, 2017 at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus.
CGHSR is pleased to announce the AHC recipients of our first Faculty Travel Awards for travel in Spring-Summer 2017 to further global health research collaborations in Thailand and Uganda:
Hosted by Global Health Council and the Global Health Fellows Program II, this event is a unique opportunity to step outside the usual panel discussion format and engage in meaningful conversation with peers and potential mentors. The goal of TFGH17 is to foster connections and increase knowledge through conversations among new and established members of the global health community.