Upcoming CUGH Events
| WEBINAR |
Friday, January 18, 2019
12pm ET - 1pm ET
Join the webinar that will discuss the potential value of climate information in routine epidemiological surveillance systems, early warning and risk assessment for climate-sensitive health outcomes as well as in the prevention of all types of hydro-meteorological disasters, infectious disease emergencies and nutrition crises.
Sustaining Technical and Analytic Resources (STAR) is a five-year project of the Public Health Institute, supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Its goal is to strengthen global health professionals, organizations, and the practice of global health through:
• A learning-centered Fellowship and Internship program
• Capacity-building for host organizations
• Knowledge-sharing collaborations between paired academic institutions
STAR is managed by the Public Health Institute and implemented in partnership with Johns Hopkins University (JHU), the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH).
Enabling high quality health professions education is key to ensuring high quality healthcare globally. Educational partnerships between high and low resource settings have been one way to try to advance this goal. The Toronto Addis Ababa Academic Collaboration (TAAAC), an educational partnership between the University of Toronto (UofT) and Addis Ababa University (AAU) is one such partnership. The TAAAC model was designed to help address an urgent need for increased university faculty to teach in the massive expansion of universities in Ethiopia.
Learn about CUGH's upcoming activities and provide your feedback about how CUGH can support your organization's work and address the global health challenges we face.CUGH Board Chair Dr. Ann Kurth, Chair and Dr. Keith Martin, CUGH's Executive Director, will be hosting the webinar. They will discuss CUGH's priorities and take questions from viewers. This webinar is open to everyone.
Ann Kurth, PhD, CNM, MPH, FAAN
Dean, and Linda Koch Lrimer Professor
Yale University School of Nursing