Global Happenings

Check out what's happening at the School, around campus, and in the Triangle! Photo by Wencong Chen (The Water Institute at UNC)

Check out what’s happening at the School, around campus, and in the Triangle! Photo by Wencong Chen (The Water Institute at UNC)

Newsletter  |  Events  |  Student Blogs

Keep up to date with the latest global health events, news, and student blogs at the Gillings School, North Carolina, and around the world.

Global Newsletter

This Week in Global Health is a weekly newsletter received by e-mail published by the Gillings Global Gateway.  It is a listing of international jobs, funding and internship opportunities, global health and international-themed events on campus, locally, and globally. Please note — as a member of the This Week in Global Healthlistserv you will receive only one email a week. This is intended to minimize email traffic on our global health listserv.

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If you have an item to submit to be included in the newsletter, please send your announcement by Thursday each week to sph_ogh_news@unc.edu

Global Events 

School Events

Conferences

School Events

  • IGHID Friday Conference Series, Every Friday, 8:30-9:30am, 1131 Bioinformatics
  • South Sudan in Crisis: Humanitarian Medical Work & Impact of Civil War on a Primary Care, Kala-Azar and TB Project,” Presented by Dr. Jill Seaman. Thursday, September 4, 5:00-6:00PM, Michael Hooker Research Center, BCBS Auditorium.
  • Ebola and Emerging Infectious Diseases – Presentation and Discussion,” Presented by David Jay Weber, MD, MPH; William A. Fischer II, MD; Megan Davies, MD; and Chris Woods, MD, MPH. Tuesday, September 9, 5:30-6:45PM, Rosenau 133.
  • “Agriculture, Nutrition and Food Security in Peru,” Presented by Hilary M. Creed-Kanashiro, BSc, MPhil. Monday, September 29, 12:00-1:00PM, 2306 McGavran-Greenberg

List of full school events found here.
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Student Blogs*

GlobeMed at UNC

Blood:Water Mission

SPHG 690

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