CGHSR is a co-sponsor of the 14th Annual Women's Health Research Conference. The focus of the 2019 conference is Sexual Harassment and Violence: Impact on Women's Mental and Physical Health Outcomes. This half day event, sponsored by the Women's Health Research Program, features plenary presentations, panel discussion, and a poster session on women's health research.
The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility is pleased to announce the recipients of the CGHSR Global Health Seed Grants for research in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Grants have been awarded to the following researchers:
The Northern Pacific Global Health (NPGH) Fellowship program will be funding a total of six Fogarty fellows and scholars for 2019 - 2020. Congratulations to the trainees and mentors!
A woman is in labor and she and her baby are in distress; her midwife cannot manage the complications. The nearest neonatal and obstetric care facility is hours away. The transport across Lake Victoria to the mainland takes about an hour, if a boat is even available, then it could take another one to two hours to reach an obstetrician and an operating room, which also may not be available, in a county of one million residents.