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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.


April 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). You can watch the entire webinar below.

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 Research, Innovation and Global Solutions/UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

March 2018

GillingsX, the annual UNC Gillings event inspired by TedX, is a showcase of students’ innovative and inspiring work to improve global health. This year’s speakers explored the theme “Disrupting Disparities in Global Health” through presentations about their work and research. View the presentations here or by clicking the image below.

A slide from the Gillings X presentations.

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