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    Working Wonders in Maua (Kenya)

    May 24, 2018, 09:44 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    Are you considering a Global Health elective? This article delivers a fantastic overview of the work we do in Kenya and the types of experiences our students, researchers and faculty have there. Are you excited yet?
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    Student Reflection: Global Health Interprofessional Core Course

    May 1, 2018, 11:33 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    Check out this new student reflection video on the Global Health Interprofessional Core Course. Contributors: Morgan Killian, Daniel White, Maryam Khan and Abby Walterscheid.
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    Student Profile: Nancy Mugisha

    April 30, 2018, 10:05 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    Get to know one of your classmates in our second installment of "Global Health Student Profiles." Learn about the work Nancy does in Rwanda and where she is heading after completing her training here at UTMB.
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    2018 Global Health & Community Engagement Track Match Results

    March 21, 2018, 09:45 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    Congratulations are in order for our 14 Global Health & Community Engagement track students for their successful matches! We know they are well prepared and wish them the very best moving forward!
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    Hector Garcia Cultural Competence Essay Winner: Stephanie Tutak

    November 2, 2017, 17:34 PM by Dylan Lancaster
    Congratulations to Global Health Track student, Stephanie Tutak (MS4), winner of the Hector P. Garcia Cultural Competence essay contest, hosted by the UTMB Hispanic Center of Excellence.
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    Student Profile: Janani Sundaresan

    August 21, 2017, 11:47 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    Get to know one of your classmates In our first installment of "Global Health Student Profiles." Learn what attracted Janani to UTMB, our global health tract, and what she hoped to get out of it, what she actually got out of it, and what she is planning for the future.
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    Stopping Zika at Airports

    March 10, 2017, 14:06 PM by Dylan Lancaster
    Mariano Garcia-Blanco, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chair of biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, is a collaborator on a project to develop a portable device that will rapidly, accurately, and inexpensively detect the Zika virus at airports.
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    Life at Sea

    March 10, 2017, 13:57 PM by Dylan Lancaster
    Seafarers are people who live and work at sea. They contribute to the majority of global trade via the shipping industry, yet are an understudied population. Their transient lives make them easily forgotten, as they often spend no more than a couple of days at each port they visit.
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    Child Migrant Health

    March 10, 2017, 13:55 PM by Dylan Lancaster
    Funded through a grant from the Texas Medical Center (TMC) Health Policy Institute, this research report uncovers government policies, agency practices and environmental factors associated with the health of child migrants fleeing violence from Central America and Mexico and their ability to receive adequate healthcare in the United States. A cross-disciplinary research team from four TMC institutions (University of Texas Medical Branch, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, and University of Houston Clearlake) produced this report.
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