Chambers Fellow Student Julie Lubisi in Bangladesh, Summer 2022
Dr. Abbie Raikes at a conference in Mauritius, Oct 2022
Dr. Wael ElRayes in Egypt, Summer 2022
Chambers Fellow Student Nancy Tahmo in Cameroon, Summer 2022
The UNMC College of Public Health Center for Global Health and Development is committed to improving the well-being and health of people across different global settings through excellence in science, practice, education, and training. The Center will accomplish its goals by implementing diverse academic and non-academic initiatives that raise awareness of global health issues, facilitate collaborations, and enhance human and institutional capacities to improve public health outcomes.
The Center accomplishes its mission in the related areas of education, research, and outreach through:
- The development of strategic partnerships with governments, academic and research institutions, private sector entities, and international organizations;
- The facilitation of collaborative research projects, which include both student and faculty exchanges; and
- Engagement with various local and international public health stakeholders through innovative programs that inform, educate, and involve local communities, civic leaders, students, and health service delivery workers.