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CGH is looking for case writers!

Come out to Open Grounds (right next to CGH on the corner) on Saturday, April 4th to take part in our case writing workshop. Lunch will be provided and afterwards three participants will be offered employment by CGH as official case writers for the 2015 UVA Global Health Case Competition. Go the website here for more information, join the facebook event here, and register here.

Water Crisis in California Panel

Join us in welcoming Leon SzeptyckiJon Radtke, and Walter N. Norley as they discuss the major water crisis in California and the opportunity it presents for innovative solutions from the different perspectives of academia, business, and technology. This is the last event surrounding UVA's World Water Day, so come out at 1:30PM to Darden School of Business, Room 170. 

2015 Annual CGUH 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. 


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. 

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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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New GHFPII Internships in Pretoria, South Africa

There are four new internship positions with the GHFPII program of USAID for this summer: health systems, HIV/AIDS prevention, social and behavioral change communication, and strategic information and monitoring & evaluation. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 8th. Find more information here.

Join us for the second book club meeting this thursday!

Join CGH for its second book club meeting thursday, March 19th at 7PM at the corner office of CGH. The discussion this week will be on global health and climate change, read the article here and an optional article here.

Come out to Globemed's Annual Benefit Night

CGH is sponsoring GlobeMed's Annual Benefit Night. Come out to enjoy catered refreshments, performances from the Sil'hooettes and Harmonious Hoos, and a talk from Dr. Richard L. Guerrant on fighting poverty and malnutrition in Cambodia. Tickets are $5 in advance, $6 at the door. Join the facebook event here for more info