Global Health Month is designed to promote engagement, connections, and interest in global health research and scholarship. This dinner series, focused on interdisciplinary global health opportunities and critical areas of engagement with faculty leaders and peers, culminates with the Annual CGH Research Symposium.
Global Health Research: Mentorship and Methodology
Wednesday 13 September 2017, 6-8PM
Keynote: Professor Rupa Valdez, Public Health Sciences
Focused on 1st and 2nd year undergraduate students
Conversation and Careers in Global Health
Wednesday 20 September 2017, 6-8PM
Keynote: Professor Carolyn Engelhard, Public Health Sciences and Steve McAndrew, Chief Executive Officer of Global Emergency, Recovery and Reconstruction (GER)
Focused on 3rd and 4th year undergraduate students
Global Health Across the Disciplines
Wednesday 27 September 2017, 6-8PM
Keynote: Professor Rebecca Dillingham, School of Medicine; Director, Center for Global Health
Open to graduate and professional students
October 19 - Center for Global Health Research Symposium featuring the work of 60+ interdisciplinary CGH scholars
CGH works to encourage and foster the development of emerging global health and development leaders at UVa. Global Health Month facilitates connections and discussion among leading faculty mentors and students who seek guidance as they navigate opportunities for collaboration and deeper involvement in all that the University has to offer.