Global Health Events and Media


Checking out where students and faculty have lived or worked around the world.

Events Calendar | Podcast | Blogs | Videos

Keep up to date with the latest global health events, listen to our Public Health Behind the Scenes podcast to hear public health stories from North Carolina and around the world, student blogs and videos.


Global Events Calendar

Public Health Behind the Scenes Podcast

PHBS_cover_itunesThe Gillings Global Gateway and the North Carolina Institute of Public Health at the Gillings School of Global Public Health present Public Health Behind the Scenes. Public Health Behind the Scenes is a podcast featuring stories and public health perspectives on the issues that affect our lives.

Listen and subscribe on the iTunes podcast app.

Each episode is transcribed with links and posted on Have an idea for a future episode? Tell us in the “feedback” section on


Student Blogs*

Practice and Service


All Things Global Public Health Blog

Practice and Service

All Things Global Public Health Blog

The latest blog post, from our Executive Director, welcomes new and incoming students to the 2016-2017 academic year!

*Views expressed in the blogs are of the student and not of the Gillings Global Gateway/UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health


November 2016

Student Global Health Committ/Population Connection Panel Discussion

March 2016

Marie Lina Excellent, master student in public health leadership, was selected to present an Ignite Talk on “Insights into Effective Leadership” at the Global Leadership Forum. She shared her research and experience with leadership in her home country of Haiti.

October 2015

Ted Trimble, Director of the Center for Global Health at the National Cancer Institute, presented the Global Oncology Lecture at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. The lecture was co-sponsored by the Gillings Global Gateway and UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.

2014 Archives