Applications are being accepted for Fogarty Global Health Fellows for 12-month fellowships focused on critical, inter-related areas of health in low-income countries. Open to highly motivated doctoral students and postdocs to experience research training at top-ranked, NIH-funded research centers in locations including Kenya, Cameroon, Uganda, Ghana, Liberia, Peru, Thailand, Nepal and India. Learn more and apply.
Following the April 8, 2019 deadline, CGHSR awarded the following Faculty Travel Awards:
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.
In December, the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility organized two trainings for United Nations Agency for Migration (IOM) clinicians in Kampala, Uganda and Amman, Jordan. These trainings - led by trainers from the University of Minnesota and its partners - occurred within the framework of a partnership between the University of Minnesota and IOM to help build the agency’s capacity to conduct health assessments and ensure the safe travel of US-bound refugees.
The Uganda Research Training Collaborative is seeking a student with strong data analysis skills to perform the analysis for a study that has completed data collection and entry. Interested students should have experience with data manipulation and synthesis, and further analysis of association through the application of epidemiological tools to examine the association between nutritional status and several variables (ex. regression models, both linear and logistic).