On the Horizon

Two UNC students awarded ASTMH fellowships
2013 CUGH Global Health Conference - register, submit an abstract by Nov. 11th
Obtain/renew your U.S. PASSPORT on campus! Nov 18-19th
One Health Course - Register for Spring 2013
Summer Social Med opportunity in Haiti, deadline extended to 2/1
Mathieu Forgues awarded Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
Year-long HIVCorps fellowship in Zambia with UNC-affiliate CIDRZ, applications due March 4th
Heels in the Field 2013 Discussion Series
Heels in the Field Discussion Series 3/27@5:30pm
Global Competence workshop for UNC graduate students - March 23rd
Global Health Case Competition, register by 4/5
Global Health Events at UNC 10/2 and 10/9
Human Resources for Global Health: New Opportunities for Teaching and Training
3rd Annual Smiling Faces Benefit Dinner
Global Research in Malawi & Zambia, Summer 2014
OIA Featured in UNC's Vital Signs
Global Health Essay Contest
2014 Explorations in Global Health Grants
Summer Social Medicine Course in Haiti
Perkins-Burke MD/MPH Global Health Fellowship Awardees
Call for Applications: CIDRZ HIVCorps Fellows Program
Behavioral Economics Approaches to HIV/STI Prevention- Friday Feb. 21st
UNC Global Passport Drive | March 18 and 19
Discussion: “Model Tobacco-Free Proposal in NC and Israel,” with Dr. Adam Goldstein
Going Abroad this summer? Attend GO! on Saturday, April 5th
Save the date - Triangle Global Health Conference Sept. 14-15
January SocMed Course in Uganda
Global Health Summer Experiences Presentations Sept. 9 and 10
UNC Travel Message: Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
Sept. 5th: Dr. Seaman - "Field research, Infectious Diseases and Health care in Protracted conflicts: Case study on Kala-azar (visceral leishmaniasis) and TB in South Sudan”
Ebola and Emerging Infectious Diseases-Presentation and Discussion, September 9th
UNC Health & Human Rights Lecture: "Imagining Global Health with Justice"--Oct. 3rd
One Health Course -- Spring 2015
UNC's Dr. Billy Fischer co-authors New England Journal of Medicine Ebola article
HHMI Medical Fellows Program at Janelia or K-RITH Prescreening Application Due November 3rd
American Medical Student Association's National Fall Conference on Global Health and Public Health at UNC October 25-26, 2014
Nov. 6, 12-1pm: Summer Global Health Elective Workshop
MS1 Summer Global Health Research Opportunity
University of Arizona Global Health Course August 2015
Resident Journal Club December 4, 2014
NEW Medical Mandarin Elective
Social Medicine Course opportunity in Haiti- app due Feb 1, 2015
“Beyond the Biological Basis of Disease” is an annual three-week course, which will be held from July 12-August 1st 2015 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The course is designed for health profession students of all levels, and will be taught in French. It merges a number of unique pedagogical approaches, including field visits, classroom-based presentations and discussions, group reflections, student presentations, films and bedside teaching.
Project HOPE International Scholarship for Residents - app due Feb 28, 2015
"One Health" Course, Med Students can sign up for 1 credit–Spring 2015
For those of you interested in evolutionary medicine
The Triangle Center for Evolutionary Medicine (TriCEM) and the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent) will support travel for Triangle researchers to attend the upcoming Evolution and Cancer Conference, to be held in Montpellier, France on March 19th, 2015.
The UNC Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases (IGHID) is pleased to announce a new round of Explorations in Global Health faculty research grants.
MS Summer Opportunity in Himalayas- Apps due end of January!
2014-2015 UNC School of Medicine Medical Student Global Health Fellowship Universal Application!
2014-2015 UNC School of Medicine Medical Student Global Health Fellowship Universal Application!
Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine- Apps due Feb 18, 2015
Administered by the Society’s American Committee on Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers’ Health, the Fellowship provides travel expenses for medical students who arrange clinical tropical medicine or tropical medicine research electives in areas afflicted by tropical diseases.
UNC Resident Physician Scholarship – Application Deadline 2/15
Presenting "Ebola Outbreak-A One Health Issue"
Coming up! Resident Physician Global Health Journal Club- March 16th, 2015
Interdisciplinary Journal Club for UNC Resident physicians interested in Global Health
"Feeding a Hungry World" Dr. Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, MD, MPH on March 2
Dr. Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, MD, MPH Associate Clinical Professor, UC Berkley/UCSF Monday, March 2 Noon - 1:00pm G411- Koury Oral Health Sciences Building
One Health (IEG) discussion Tuesday, February 24 at 5:30pm
March 16th Resident Global Health Journal Club
2015 Global Health Scholarship Recipients Announced!!!
Med Students- Check out GO! Global Orientation Initiative!
SAVE THE DATE: GO! Spring Orientation (Hosted by CGI) Saturday, April 18, 2015 GO! Global Orientation Initiative
GO! Global Orientation! Register NOW!
International Health Opportunities!
2015 Dr. Charles A. Sanders International Residency Scholarship Winners are.....
5/14 Doctors Without Borders: "Ebola in West Africa" live webcast
The remarkable path to medicine of rising third-year, Eric Strand
HHA 2015 Serves More Than 550 Women!
Global Health Service Partnership launches class of 2015-2016!
National global health courses are returning to Pittsburgh!
Now Accepting Applications!! 2015 MS4 International Health Fellowship
Sept 18 Physicians for Human Rights is hosting a lecture by attorney, Meghan Deutsch
Nov 18th- UNC Social Medicine, Dr. Sonis will discuss long term effects of human rights abuses
UNC Medical Students around the world! Check us out on Facebook!
UNC OBGYN Presents Doctors Withouts Borders Guest Speaker
MS1 Global Health Elective Infosession- Oct 12th
"Getting the Most out of a Global Health Elective" pwpt availabe here
Read about HHA in UNC's Vital Signs!
MS1 Summer Research Opportunities through Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases!
Applications must be sent electronically by November 23, 2015 to Irving Hoffman (hoffmani@med.unc.edu) and Martha Carlough (martha_carlough@med.unc.edu)
UNC Global Passport Drive NOv 17-18
Dec 2nd Dr. Carlough discusses Global Maternal Health
Dec 11- Friday Morning Conference Series: ART Prevents HIV Transmission: Where Do We Go from Here?
Accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Medical Horizons Fellowship!
Now Accepting Applications! 2015 Med Student International Fellowships
Refugee Health Initiative (RHI) accepting volunteers
OIA announces the FIRST Resident Global Health Scholars Program!
Vital Signs announces Global Health Scholars!
5/27 Dr. Montgomery presents "A collection of cases from Malawi"
IT Security Tips While Traveling Abroad
OIA Enriches Med Students’ Education
Physicians for Human Rights student group assist N-648 clinic
Call for Abstracts! 2016 Yale University Global Health & Innovation Conference
Dr. Myers begins role as Office of International Activities’ Associate Director, Africa Focus
Justin Myers, DO, MPH, assistant professor of Emergency Medicine in the Division of Global Health and Emergency Care, has been named an associate director in the School of Medicine’s Office of International Activities. He will focus his efforts on OIA’s work in Africa.
OIA launches the Global Health Forum
Refugee Health International accepting student applications
Nov 3rd, 8am “Diarrhea in Nicaragua in the rotavirus vaccine era.”
MS1 Summer Research application-UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Disease
Nov. 15th at 12:15pm See Dr. Iglesias speak about her work in Nigeria
11/17 OIA Global Health Forum hosts Dr. Patel-Nguyen to discuss her recent work with refugees in Greece
NC Triangle Global Health Consortium revives engagement!
Information and Resources Regarding Executive Orders on Immigration
Duke Global Health Film Festival- Health Visions: Americas Feb. 17, Feb. 27-March 5, 2017
2/16 OIA Global Health Forum: Dr. Ross Boyce speaks about careers in GH
Pediatric Global Health Simulation (Photo Gallery)