CUGH is seeking applicants willing to serve a two-year term on its Subcommittee on Master’s and Undergraduate Degrees in Global Health (SMUDGH). Applications from individuals working in undergraduate global health education are especially welcome.
CUGH Members interested in joining this Committee or in joining the Education Commitee mailing list should contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
CUGH is founded in academic global health programs and recognizes the need to expand and develop global health educational programs and resources.
The Education Committee’s goal is to further develop and create global health related educational materials. The Committee is additionally charged with providing resources for the development of member institutions’ global health curricula. CUGH’s student organization and student involvement is guided under the supervision of the Education Committee.
Education Committee Members
Quentin Gavin Eichbaum, MD, PhD, MPH, MFA, MMHC, BSc (Med)(Hons), BA (Hons), FCAP, FASCP - Vanderbilt University (Chair of the Education Committee)
Lisa V. Adams, MD - Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Barbara Astle, PhD, RN - Centre of Equity & Global Engagement, Trinity Western University
Charles-Antoine Barbeau, TAC representative - Université de Sherbrooke
Francis Barchi, MBE, PhD - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Núria Casamitjana, PhD - ISGlobal
Samath Dharmaratne, MBBS, MSc, MD - University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
Jessica Evert, MD - Child Family Health International
James Hudspeth, MD, FACP - Boston University
Omar Khan, MD, MHS, FAAFP - Thomas Jefferson University
Mary Mbeba, PhD - University of Malawi
Christopher Martin, MD, MSc - West Virginia University
Tracy L. Rabin, MD, SM, FAAP - Yale University
Cristina Redko, PhD - Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Virginia Rowthorn, JD, LLM - University of Maryland Francis King Carey School Of Law
Sudhir Satpathy, MD, MBBS - KIIT University
George Shakarishvili, MD, PhD, MPH - Institute of Global Health, Tbilisi, Georgia
Lisa Simon, MD, DMD - Harvard University
Korydon Smith - University at Buffalo
The late Dr. Tom Hall, a global health leader and one of CUGH's greatest supporters, generously provided a gift to support small global health education grants. Dr. Hall passed away May 20, 2017, but his legacy of giving lives on.