Uganda

June 5, 2018

The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility is pleased to announce the recipients of the CGHSR Global Health Seed Grants for research in East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America. Grants have been awarded to the following researchers:

Josh Rhein, standing outside on a sunny day, smiling.
May 22, 2018

Joshua Rhein, the Research & Training Director for the Uganda Hub, divides his time between Kampala and Minnesota advancing research, mentoring students, and advancing other priorities of the Uganda Hub. Learn more about his work in the Medical Bulletin’s Alumni Spotlight.

March 1, 2018

A 2016 Global Health Seed Grant catalyzed a collaboration between University of Minnesota and Makerere University researchers to study vaccination barriers in Uganda. In 2018, the collaboration is still strong and growing, having built on the seed grant with a UMN Grand Challenges Exploratory Research Grant and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Grant, and continues to tackle issues relevant to adolescent and child health. Advance your global collaborations in our latest round of Global Health Seed Grants. CGHSR is requesting letters of intent by March 15 and proposals are due April 7, 2018.

Nicole Basta and Cecily Banura
February 15, 2018

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:

Dr. Nicol, Dr. Nambatya and Amy Tran review charts for a research study.
November 13, 2017

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.

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