Category Archives: Global Health

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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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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