Category Archives: Global Health

Upcoming Deadlines, Advising, and Info Sessions for Public Health, Global Health, Environmental Health, and Nutritional Sciences

Public Health Major – Application Deadline: Friday, October 10th! The application is online: http://sph.washington.edu/uph/application.asp Students who have completed coursework at institutions other than the University of Washington are required to upload their unofficial transcripts. Prospective Student Drop-in Advising (All-School of … Continue reading

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Global HEED (Health, Education, and Economic Development) Meetings are Open to All

If any facet of global health is interesting to you, please come and learn about our club. Global HEED is also looking for interested individuals to become officers for the 2014-2015 school year. Food will be provided! Global Health, Education, and … Continue reading

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Boren Scholarship Info Sessions

Pre-health students are eligible for Boren Awards if they have a strong, demonstrated interest in global health. Read more about these scholarships below. Boren Awards for International Study UW Information Sessions: Oct. 14, 2014, 2:30pm, 171 MGH — This session … Continue reading

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Open History Classes of Interest to Pre-Health Students

HSTCMP 247 Before Global Health, I&S Traces the roots of the modern global health movement by examining the history of overseas interventions in medicine and public health from the fifteenth century to the present. Focuses primarily on Latin America while … Continue reading

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Global Service Learning with CFHI

Child Family Health International Introducing 2-week Global Health Intensive Programs ======================================= CFHI runs over 25 Global Health Education Programs in 7 countries– career-building experiences that place students in clinics and public health facilities around the world. CFHI is an official … Continue reading

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Link to free online screening today ONLY for Hidden Pictures!

Today, World Mental Health Day, 140 organizations, including the World Health Organization, have partnered with us to spark a worldwide discussion on global mental health. We are united in our belief that more needs to be done to improve the … Continue reading

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UW Global Health Post-Bac Fellowship

The Post-Bachelor Fellowship (PBF) offered through the Department of Global Health is a structured health research program where individuals can apply their knowledge and passion to help advance the field of health metrics and accelerate global health progress. This fellowship … Continue reading

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This Week in Global Health (Welcome students)!

[cid:image001.jpg@01CEB461.C6303AC0] Dear All, For more info on upcoming events, headlines, and funding opportunities, go to This Week in Global Health! Up Upcoming events: * Global Health Faculty Research Seminar: “Research Projects from the Strategic Analysis, Research and Training Program (START)” … Continue reading

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Global Health Minor Info Session – Thurs October 3, 3:30pm , MGH 258

Global Health Minor Information Session Thursday, October 3, 2013 3:30 PM- 4:30 PM Mary Gates Hall, Room 258 This is your opportunity to learn more about the minor’s requirements and get any questions you may have answered. We will provide … Continue reading

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CFHI Global Health Fall Program Openings

FALL & 2014 PROGRAM OPENINGS, FALL WEBINAR DATES ANNOUNCED: FALL 2013 OPENINGS: CFHI is currently accepting applications for all global health programs from now through 2014, and still has spots left for September and fall programs. CFHI offers flexible start … Continue reading

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Glo: Program Announcement: ISL will be sending Global Health Teams to Cuba

**************************** Heather Spence Academic Counselor – Lead UAA Advising, University of Washington (206) 543-2550 http://www.washington.edu/uaa/advising/prehealth/ Check out the Prehealth Blog! http://depts.washington.edu/prehlth/ From: ISL News [mailto:news@ISLONLINE.ORG] Sent: Monday, July 29, 2013 8:51 AM To: HLTHPROF@LIST.MSU.EDU Subject: [HLTHPROF] Program Announcement: ISL will … Continue reading

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Glo: ISL Program Announcement: Global Health volunteer opportunities for September & November

ISL International Service Learning Serving the global community, one adventure at a time! Students: Join a global health team this September or November, and expand your global perspective: Nursing: Costa Rica, Sep 8-16, 2013 Global Health: Costa Rica & Nicaragua, … Continue reading

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GLOBAL HEALTH INTERNSHIP – HEART SCREENING IN RURAL CHINA

As a long-time volunteer for the China California Heart Watch [501(3)c], I wanted to let you know about an exciting, international, service-based internship program that our organization offers to pre-health undergraduates in the US and abroad. If you think your … Continue reading

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Global Mental Health Discussion ft. Vikram Patel on 5/24

Please join us for “Current Challenges in Global Mental Health: An Interactive Discussion” featuring: Vikram Patel, MSc, MRCPsych, PhD, FMedSci London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Debra Kaysen, PhD University of Washington Jürgen Unützer, MD, MPH, MA University of … Continue reading

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Operation Smile Officer Applications!

Hello Everyone! Are you looking to get involved with a global health issue? Did you know that a baby is born every 2 minutes with a cleft lip/palate? Apply to be an officer and you can join OPS to make … Continue reading

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