In Brazil, collaborations between the University of Ceara and the University of Virginia foster an environment for scientists to train and research topics relevant to low resource areas.
International experience and particularly, experience centered around global health, is evocative and transformative. The Center for Global Health invites students and faculty to share their photographs and stories which represent the rich possibilities of engagement: global health collaboration, innovations and solutions. CGH will support the 2017 Global Health Photography Contest with a reception on Wednesday, October 25th during Global Week at UVA.
This two day conference highlighted how communities can develop community-based, culturally-competent care to address the issues of substance use and related epidemics such as HIV, Hepatitis C, and neonatal abstinence syndrome. The conference emphasized the impact of law, health policy, politics, and stigma on the social determinants of the opioid epidemic and its outcomes, especially as they relate to vulnerable populations.
Hosted by President Clinton and Chelsea Clinton, the 10th annual CGI U meeting will take place October 13-15, 2017 at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Through the CGI University Network and other opportunities, over $750,000 in funding will be available to select CGI U 2017 students to help them turn their ideas into action.
Join CGH at the 2017 UVA Student Activities Fair on Monday 21 August, 11AM-2PM in the UVA Amphitheatre. Student Council sponsors this event to demonstrate the full array of opportunities, activities, and initiatives available to students.