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Global Health Institute (UCGHI)
GloCal Health Fellowship

The GloCal Health Fellowship is a career development fellowship sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fogarty International Center (FIC), as well as a consortium at the UCGHI. This consortium is comprised of UCSF, UCSD, UCLA, USD, 27 affiliated international sites across 16 countries, and institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

News 

Prestigious Global Mental Health Study Abroad Grant Awarded to Dr. Victoria Ojeda
GloCal Alumna and Mentor Victoria Ojeda, PhD, MPH, an Associate Professor at both UC San Diego and the Autonomous University of Baja California (UABC), along with her colleague Jose Luis Burgos, MD, has received funding from the 100,000 Strong in the Americas program to create new global mental health opportunities for UC San Diego and UABC students at the collaborative Health Frontiers in Tijuana student-run free clinic. Read more…

GloCal Health Fellows attend Research Symposium in Kenya
GloCal fellows from Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania attended the 7th East Africa Research Symposium in Kisumu, Kenya on January 21-22, 2015, in company of over 90 investigators from the region. Read More....

Dr. Elizabeth Bukusi profiled in NPGH newsletter
The career of Dr. Elizabeth Bukusi, GloCal Leadership Group member and KEMRI Site PI and mentor, was profiled in the Northern Pacific Global Health (NPGH) Fogarty Fellowship newsletter. Read More....

Mentoring Workshop Held in Bangalore, India
GloCal, in partnership with the Global Health Equity Scholars Fellowship, held another successful "Mentoring the Mentors in Global Health Research" workshop, this one in Bangalore, India from November 20-21, 2014. Read More....

 

Cecilia Mbae awarded 2014-15 Fogarty Mentorship Fellowship

Cecilia is a Research Officer at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and has been involved in a number of research projects in the area of neglected parasitic diseases for the past eight years. Read more....

2014-2015 GloCal Fellows Announced

The UC Global Health Institute is proud to announce the 16 GloCal Health Fellows funded for the 2014-2015 year! Read more....

Dr. Steffanie Strathdee's career trajectory featured in the Lancet
For Steffanie Strathdee, Co-Director of the UCGHI GloCal Health Fellowship and Associate Dean of Global Health Sciences at UCSD, being drawn into the world of HIV/AIDS was no accident. Read More....

New Fellow Publication
GloCal Fellow Victoria Ojeda is lead author on a new publication in the Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health describing a binational model for a preclinical elective for medical students.
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U.S. Representatives visit ICDDR,B and meet Fogarty Fellows
A delegation of U.S. congressemen visited icddr,b's Mohakhali campus on January 27, 2013.
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GloCal Fellow Profile
UCSF fellow Hilary Wolf and her research with adolescents in Kenya featured on the UCGHI website!
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GloCal is a one-year, mentored research fellowship for existing and aspiring investigators who are interested in studying diseases and conditions in developing countries.

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