International Workshop on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Interventions for Refugees

Call for Papers February 2022 The global refugee population doubled in the last decade and there are currently over 26 million refugees worldwide. As the biggest humanitarian crisis the world has faced since WWII, Syria is the biggest refugee source country. The 10-year-old conflict has resulted in devastating impacts on individuals, communities, countries, and [...]

Friends of Global Health Development Awards announce first recipients

The Friends of Global Health are individuals engaged with the University of Illinois College of Medicine Center for Global Health. With backgrounds in the public and private sectors, they participate in strategic planning at the Center for Global Health and support projects and programs within the Center. Their mission is to advocate for initiatives increasing equity, health care capacity, and access to care globally and support the [...]

By |2021-04-13T10:50:52-05:00April 13th, 2021|Center for Global Health - News|Comments Off on Friends of Global Health Development Awards announce first recipients

Global Health Partner Profile: Bishesh Poudyal

One of the most prestigious hematology journals in the world, Lancet Haematology, recently published featured Dr. Bishesh Sharma Poudyal from the Civil Service Hospital of Kathmandu (Nepal). Dr. Poudyal is the person I have had the privilege to work with since 2012 to build the first Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program in Nepal. [...]

By |2021-01-19T11:34:36-06:00January 13th, 2021|Center for Global Health - News|Comments Off on Global Health Partner Profile: Bishesh Poudyal

Op-Ed: Lessons from the Global Counterterrorism Forum for International Cooperation on Pandemics

Read the IPI Global Observatory Op-Ed HERE Eric Rosand is the Director of the Prevention Project and Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. He designed and helped launch the Global Counterterrorism Forum. Stevan Weine is a professor of psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, where he also is the director of [...]

By |2020-09-23T11:46:00-05:00May 28th, 2020|Center for Global Health - News|Comments Off on Op-Ed: Lessons from the Global Counterterrorism Forum for International Cooperation on Pandemics
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