Global Health Competency Subcommittee

Subcommittee of the CUGH Education Committee.

Defines global health competencies appropriate for several levels of training and job expectations, and proposes ways of using competencies in the design of global health curricula.

Please see this report, published in the Annals of Global Health, for further information: Identifying Interprofessional Global Health Competencies for 21st-Century Health Professionals: Report from the Global Health Competency Subcommittee of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health

GH Competency Subcommittee
Barbara Astle, PhD, RN – Centre of Equity & Global Engagement, Trinity Western University, Canada
Charles-Antoine Barbeau-Meunier, MD/PhD Candidate – TAC Representative – Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
Edwin Burkett MD. MBA. FAAFP, USAF, MC. Colonel – Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, USA
Nishant Chavan, MSc – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, England
Sohaila Cheema, MBBS, MPH, CPH – Director, Institute of Population Health, Weill Cornell Medicine, Qatar
Samath Dharmaratne, MBBS. MSc. MD – University of Peradeniva, Sri Lanka
Jessica Evert, MD – Child Family Health International (CFHI), USA
Carlos Faerron, MD, MSc – InterAmerican Center for Global Health, Costa Rica
Michelle Holms, PharmD, BCPS – Mayo Clinic, USA
Megan Jehn, PhD, MHS, BS – Arizona State University, USA
Alya Landry, MSN, MPH, APHN-BC, RN – Condordia University Texas, (USA/Nicaragua)
Carol Lang, DScN, RN – Associate Director of Global Initiatives, George Washington University, USA
Teresa Machai, MBA – Minhica Health Resource Center, Mozambique
Ijeoma Nnodim, MD – Global Health and Urban Equity, USA
Natalie Privett, PhD, MS – Arnhold Institute for Global Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Lahoma Romocki, PhD – Department of Public Health Education, North Carolina Central University, USA
Brittany Seymour, DDS, MPH – Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, USA
Raksha Sule – PhD Candidate – TAC Representative – University of Toronto, Canada
Jennifer Zambriski, DVM, PhD – School for Global Animal Health, Washington State University, USA

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Please see CUGH’s Global Health Competency Sub-Committee Toolkit of teaching tools/learning objects to support the competencies laid out in the seminal 2015 Annals article.

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