Category Archives: Global Health

Global Health Presentation by UW Professor Carol Levin

Spring 2018 Paul Heyne Lecture Economics in Global Health: The Role of Health Economics in Advancing Global Health and the Sustainable Development Goals Presented by Professor Carol Lavin, UW Department of Global Health Thursday, May 17th, 2018, 6-7:30 pm, EEB … Continue reading

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University of Queensland School of Medicine Lunch & Learn 5/14

A recent UQ Ochsner Medical School Graduate who matched in PM&R at the University of Washington will be speaking and answering questions about medical school. Lunch will be provided. Date: Monday, May 14 Time: 12 PM – 1:30 PM Location: HUB 337 … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Service Learning Opportunity

Pre-Health/Pre-Dental Service Learning Opportunity — VIDA Volunteer VIDA is a non-for profit organization based out of Central America with the long-term goal of educating future health professionals about global healthcare systems while providing basic medical and dental services to Central Americans. … Continue reading

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“Which Public Health Degree is Right For Me?” panel 5/3

Are you considering a public health graduate degree? The Department of Health Services trains students for influential careers in public health practice and research, health administration, health promotion, and health policy. Would you like to learn more about the types … Continue reading

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American Model World Health Organization Summit 5/5

The American Model World Health Organization welcomes all collegiate and high school students in the state of Washington to join them for our very first One-Day Summit.This conference is located on the University of Washington campus on May 5th, 2018. … Continue reading

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American Mock World Health Organization debate 11/27

The UW chapter of the American Mock World Health Organization (AMWHO) is hosting a Mock Debate session for students that would like to explore their public speaking skills and learn how AMWHO conferences proceed. In an effort to expand their … Continue reading

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2018 Bonderman Fellowship: Deadline 1/8/18

The 2018 Bonderman Fellowship application is now available! Deadline: January 8, 2018, 12 noon (PST) The 2018 Bonderman Travel Fellowship application is open! This fellowship offers University of Washington graduate/professional and undergraduate students (from the Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell campuses) … Continue reading

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Columbia University MS in Nutrition Info Session 10/16

Are you looking for a gap or glide year? You are invited to an information session to learn more about the one-­year MS Program in Nutrition at Columbia University’s Institute of Human Nutrition One-Year MS Nutrition Program Info Session Monday, … Continue reading

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SPRING 2017 COURSE:  EPI 201 – Outbreak Investigation & Response

Outbreak Investigation & Response Take a step into the world of an outbreak investigator! Learn how disease outbreaks – such as Ebola, food-borne illnesses, and pandemic flu – start, spread, and are detected and investigated.  You will explore the social … Continue reading

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Learn more about homelessness this winter quarter

As you likely already know, the University of Washington is hosting Tent City 3 during Winter Quarter 2017. This collaboration provides an unprecedented opportunity for our campus community to work with Tent City residents and other groups dedicated to homeless … Continue reading

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Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice

Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice Instructor:  Beth E. Rivin, M.D., M.P.H. This newly revised undergraduate course explores leading issues in global health and the human right to health.  Specifically, it focuses on injustices that occur around the world … Continue reading

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Interested in global health and looking for a gap year opportunity? Global Health Corps Fellowship applications now open!

Global Health Crops is recruiting committed and empathetic young leaders to drive positive change in the world. Everyone has a role to play in the health equity movement – what’s yours? 150 fellowship positions for the 2017-2018 Global Health Corps … Continue reading

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Summer Biomedical Science Institute @ Duke University

SBSI at Duke is a free six-week (full tuition, housing and meals) summer residential experience for rising college sophomores and rising juniors designed to strengthen students’ skills by providing intensive science course work, critical thinking, problem solving and communication skills … Continue reading

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Duke/National University of Singapore Medical School info session 11/15

Clinicians who were trained in non-medical disciplines prior to attending graduate medical school may find themselves better equipped to solve healthcare problems from different angles. Duke-NUS Medical School, with its emphasis on teamwork, leadership, research, creativity and critical thinking, trains … Continue reading

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Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School info session 11/15

Clinicians who were trained in non-medical disciplines prior to attending graduate medical school may find themselves better equipped to solve healthcare problems from different angles. Duke-NUS Medical School, with its emphasis on teamwork, leadership, research, creativity and critical thinking, trains … Continue reading

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