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
Jessica Evert, MD - Child Family Health International (Chair)
Lisa V. Adams, MD - Dartmouth University
Barbara Astle, RN, PhD - Centre of Equity & Global Engagement, Trinity Western University
Edwin K. Burkett, MD, MBA, FAAFP, USAF, MC, Colonel - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Keith Ebadifar Bahareh DO, MHSc Public Health - University of Florida College of Medicine
Samath Dharmaratne, MBBS, MSc, MD - University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
Kevin Dieckhaus, MD, FIDSA - University of Connecticut Department of Medicine
Carlos Faerron, MD, MSc - InterAmerican Center for Global Health, Costa Rica
Laura Goodman, TAC Representative - University of California Davis
Michelle Holm, PharmD, BCPS - Mayo Clinic
Brian U. Kim, DVM - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Ayla Landry, MSN, MPH, APHN-BC, RN - Concordia University
Rashon Lane, PhD Student - University of California at San Francisco
Teresa Machai, MBA - Minhica Health Resource Center, Mozambique
Laura McCulloch, TAC Represenative - Dartmouth College
Tamara McKinnon, RN, DNP - Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Mariam Parwaiz, TAC Representative - New Zealand College of Public Health Medicine
Lahoma S. Ramocki - North Carolina Central University Department of Public Health Education
Cristina Redko, PhD - Wright State University
Brittany Seymour, DDS, MPH - Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Anvar Velji, MD -  California Northstate University School of Medicine
Deb Walker, RN, DNP - University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing
Jennifer Zambriski, DVM, PhD - Washington State University

CUGH Members interested in joining this Subcommittee should contact

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Recent Announcements

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
This webinar will feature Shannon Marquez, PhD, MEng from Drexel University.
Register Here!

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. Much thanks goes to the Chair, Dr.

Past Events

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 6:00am to 7:00am
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Resources from this Committee | Recently Posted

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