Category Archives: Global Health

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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Bridge Education Abroad Institute

Bridge Education Abroad Institute (BEAI), summer programs in South Africa. Our institute plans short programs all across the world, to provide students with unique opportunities to experience different political cultures while strengthening their leadership and diplomacy skills. Our programs draw … Continue reading

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Global Health, Human Rights, and the Rights of the Child in Cambodia

Law H516, Global Health GH 590, College of Education EDLPS 600, International Studies JSIS 596 This course offers a unique, multidisciplinary study and research opportunity in Cambodia. Focusing on health and human rights of women and children, particularly those who … Continue reading

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Public Health & International Development Internship in Uganda – Summer 2015

About The Uganda Village Project The Uganda Village Project (UVP) is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization specializing in international public health, working with the people of Iganga to promote public health and sustainable development in the rural communities of Iganga, in … Continue reading

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Looking for a Gap Year Plan? Consider Global Health Corps

Global Health Corps is uniting young leaders across disciplines and backgrounds to work towards a common goal – health equity for all. Fellows focus on maternal and child health, healthcare access, HIV/AIDS, noncommunicable diseases and many other critical issues. We … Continue reading

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Are you a pre-engineering student? Are you interested in the connection between engineering and global health? Attend the Re-Engineering Global Health seminar

Join the Global Health Undergraduate Leadership Committee and your fellow undergrads interested in global health as we explore issues involving the interplay between engineering and global health, including global water provision and technology in health infrastructure. The event will take … Continue reading

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Boren Scholarship Info Sessions Coming Up

Boren Awards for International Study UW Seattle Information Sessions: TODAY! , Nov. 12, 2014, 3:30pm, MGH 173R (covering Undergraduate Scholarships only) Tues, Dec. 2, 2014, 4:30pm, MGH 173R (covering Undergraduate Scholarships only) RSVP at, though drop-ins are always welcome … Continue reading

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NIH-Amgen Scholars Program for Undergraduates Interested in MD/PhD Programs- Application Opens Soon

2015 NIH-AMGEN Scholars Program. IMPORTANT NOTE: Applicants to the NIH-Amgen Scholars Program will complete the application for the NIH Summer Internship Program (SIP). This online application will be available on November 15. The Amgen Foundation, the Foundation for the NIH … Continue reading

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Child Family Health International (CFHI) Programs, Scholarships, Essay Contest

DEADLINE EXTENDED- GLOBAL HEALTH PROGRAM AND INTERNSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS: United Nations-recognized NGO Child Family Health International (CFHI) has scholarships available for over 25 Global Health Education Programs and Internships in 7 countries (Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, India, Mexico, South Africa, Uganda) that focus on … Continue reading

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Idealist Grad Fair for Students Looking for Service-Oriented Graduate Programs for Their Gap Year(s)

Seattle Idealist Grad Fair Host: Seattle University Master of Public Administration and Master of Nonprofit Leadership Programs When:Monday, November 3, 5:00-8:00pm Where: Seattle University, Campion Hall – 914 E Jefferson St, Seattle, WA 98122 What: FREE graduate school fair that is open … Continue reading

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International Indigenous Health Research Summer Training Program in Hawaii and New Zealand

The Mahina program exposes UW students interested in health research careers of public health to indigenous approaches to wellness and onsite immersion and research learning opportunities with indigenous peoples. To learn more or apply, click on the link below. Mahina … Continue reading

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Global Medical Brigades

Hi premeds! Global Medical Brigades is a club on campus that will be traveling to Nicaragua this summer to provide free medical care and working on public health projects in rural communities. If you are interested in rural healthcare, public … Continue reading

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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: 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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