Dean’s Global Graduate Medical Award

Dr. Rodolfo Villarreal-Calderon in Guatemala

Dr. Rodolfo Villarreal-Calderon in Guatemala

The Center for Global Health/Dean’s Global Graduate Medical Award is generously supported by the Office of the Associate Dean for International Programs, and is intended to encourage and support medical residents to seek experiences in global health.  Residents interested in international health or research experiences are encouraged to explore existing or potential collaborations that exist through sustained International Exchanges with Uganda, Tanzania and Guatemala.

Please note that applications will be accepted for travel that has occurred prior to and following the January deadline. As rotations occur throughout the year, the deadline is set at the mid-point of the UVa fiscal year and all funding is allocated at the time of the award announcement. Please apply during the fiscal year (July 1-June 30) in which you will conduct your rotation.

All awarded funding is distributed via travel reimbursement. Please keep all receipts, boarding passes, etc. Please call 434.243.6383 with any questions.

The next application deadline is January 31, 2019; the application will be posted in mid-January.