Category Archives: Global Health

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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New Undergraduate Public Health & Global Health Education Network

ASPPH announces the expansion of the Undergraduate Public Health and Global Health Education Network (Network) on ASPPH.org. The Network is devoted to advancing undergraduate public health and global health education. The online expansion was designed to increase capabilities for learning, sharing and interacting, … Continue reading

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Operation Smile accepting officer applications through 5/16

The UW Chapter of Operation Smile is currently accepting OFFICER APPLICATIONS for the year 2016-2017! They are a club on campus that are devoted to raising awareness of children born with cleft lip/palate, but are unable to obtain surgical access in … Continue reading

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Global Health Career Week May 2-7

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Environmental Health major – applications due January 22, 2016

Applications for the Environmental Health major are due:  Friday, January 22, 2016

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GLOBAL HEALTH BUSINESS CASE COMPETITION

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“#OpenGaza: Trauma and Hope, First Hand

Department of Global Health Guest Lecture:  “#OpenGaza: Trauma and Hope, First Hand” Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 4 – 5:30 p.m. Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Room 220 Please join us for this special seminar featuring Dr. Yasser Abu Jamei, MD, Executive Director, … Continue reading

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Volunteer/Education Opportunity in Rural Alaska for Students in Many Pre-Health Fields

The Alaska Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program requests your assistance in sharing a brand new and exciting interdisciplinary opportunity with your students. The Rural Immersion Institute of the North (RIIN) program is designed to expose pre-professional health majors to … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Research Experiences in Environmental Health

SURE-EH Announcement “If you want to learn about the health of a population, look at the air they breathe, the water they drink, and the places where they live.” – Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine You read about environmental health … Continue reading

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Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad: Info Session on August 26th

The Gilman International Scholarship application is now open for students who are studying abroad in Winter or Spring 2016. Please encourage eligible students to apply. The application deadline is October 6, 2015. Read more about the scholarship and apply online … Continue reading

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Global Water Brigades

Water Brigades “A new organization has begun on campus known as Global Water Brigades. Our mission is to empower communities to access increased quantities of clean water through infrastructural development, water treatment, community leader training, and education. We are currently searching … Continue reading

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Registration is now open for the “Spanish & Medicine” summer program in Cusco, Peru: Receive credit for two semesters of college Spanish Shadow medical professionals in a Peruvian clinic Experience Latin American culture by living with a host family Includes … Continue reading

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A screening of Nova’s “Ebola: The Plague Fighters”

Interested in the current Ebola epidemic and global health? Come watch a screening of Nova’s “Ebola: The Plague Fighters” hosted by UW Partners in Health Engage and participate in a discussion afterwards led by Health Alliance International executive director and UW Anthropology/Global … Continue reading

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