Global Health News

  • Improving the Nutritional Health of Children in Lima, Peru

    In response to Peru's alarming rates of food insecurity and child malnutrition, Dr. Theresa Ochoa spearheaded the creation of El Comedor, a community-based project providing nutritious meals and educational workshops for children under three in Ermitaño Alto, Lima.

  • Building Bridges with Academic Medicine in Egypt

    Global health is dedicated to improving health. Academic institutions like UTMB can have an impact on these laudable goals by developing long-term, sustainable global collaborations in education, training, policy, and clinical as well as public health practice.

  • Working Together to Improve Access to Healthcare in Rural Kenya

    On October 30th, 2023, the UTMB Department of Global Health and Emerging Diseases welcomed Justus Marete, Chief Executive Officer of Maua Methodist Hospital (MMH), to discuss collaborative efforts in improving community health and increasing access to healthcare in Maua, Kenya.