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This past weekend UVA CGH was pleased to send the winners of our Fall 2014 Global Health Case Competition to Unite For Sight's 2015 Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale University. The conference is the world's leading and largest global health conference, as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,200 professionals and students having attended from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. 

Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training

The Center for Global Health has designated eight students, selected from a pool of national level candidates, as the inaugural scholars for the new UVa MHIRT: Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program. The five year MHIRT Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities to contribute to the development future global health leaders.


2015 Annual CUGH Conference

UVA was very well-represented at the 2015 Consortium for Universities for Global Health this past weekend in Boston, MA. The conference focused on mobilizing research for global health and focused on a variety of different research themes. 

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The University of Virginia's Center for Global Health promotes health in resource-limited settings by fostering the commitment of students, faculty and partners from many disciplines to address the diseases of poverty.


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Making and Unmaking Stereotypes

This seminar with Ingrid Hakala introduces the often contentious, controversial, and blurry line between concepts of stereotypes and generalizations. It will be Wednesday, 4/15 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at Monroe 130.

USAID Securing Water for Food Internships

USAID is seeking volunteer, virtual interns to participate in communications and research activities for the Securing Water for Food Grand Challenge.

UVa Guatemala Initiative

UVa Guatemala Initiative collaborative partners in residence at UVa - office hours at the Center for Global Health Corner Building: The UVa-Guatemala Initiative brings three Guatemalan physicians are scheduled to visit UVA 4-10 April including Dr Scarlet Lopez, an ER doctor, Dr.