Keep up to date with the latest global health events, student blogs and videos.

Global Health Events Calendar

Do not miss out on global health events! Check out our calendar of local global health events.

Gillings Global Health Travel Blog

UNC Gillings students put what they learn in the classroom into pratice during their practicum. Students share their field experiences from around the world.

The Intersection of Global Health and Inclusive Excellence Seminar Series

Dr. Collins Airhihenbuwa, professor of health policy and behavioral sciences at Georgia State School of Public Health, presented on, Locating Decolonization in Anti-Racism Spaces: a New DEI Frontier in Public Health by. Dr. Airhihenbuwa reflected on what we can learn from the anti-racism movement in the U.S. and its efforts to decolonize global health.

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Safety and Security for Health Care Facilities and Workers in Humanitarian Settings

This Gillings Humanitarian Health Initiative Seminar highlighted

- Dr. Dilshad Jaff, Gillings Humanitarian Fellow and Adjunct Associate Professor of Maternal and Child Health

- Dr. Benjamin Meier, Professor of Global Health Policy and UNC-Chapel Hill.

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GillingsX 2020: Breaking Down Barriers

This year's theme was Breaking Down Barriers. Watch our three student speakers present on three diverse topics looking at breaking down barriers from Australia to Mongolia to the U.S.

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UNC Gillings International Student Question and Answer Session (2018)

The Gillings School hosted a webinar for incoming international students to help with their transition to the United States. Topics covered are: housing (2:00); arrival, transportation and more (7:20); academics (12:17); adjusting to the U.S. (28:24); weather (40:00); and resources (45:39). PowerPoint slides from 2018 International Student Question and Answer webinar. *Views expressed in the Q&A session are that of the student and not of UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

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