Member Highlights

Member Highlight: University of Kansas Medical Center

The University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) was founded in 1905, and its Global Health activities began in 1915 when an Assistant Professor of Surgery, Walter Stanborough Sutton, MD, served at the American Ambulance Hospital outside of Paris, France during World War I. Today, hundreds of KUMC students travel globally to over 50 countries annually for education, research and service activities. Over 600 international students come yearly to KUMC for educational and cultural exchanges through degree programs, research, observerships, employment, and elective rotations.

Member Highlights: University of Copenhagen School of Global Health

The School of Global Health - University of Copenhagen (UC) coordinates and improves health research and training at the University. In collaboration with local and global partners, it promotes health and development by research and evidence based interventions to address major health problems affecting low and middle income countries. The school provides the framework for collaborative, interdisciplinary, cross-faculty research and educational activities locally, with a constantly updated global perspective.

Member Highlights: Muhimbili University of Health & Allied Sciences (MUHAS)

Muhimbili University of Health & Allied Sciences (MUHAS) is the premier Institution of Health and Allied Sciences in Tanzania. The University enjoys the reputation of being the first, large and well resourced public University training health professionals in the country. Its' wide range of undergraduate and graduate academic programmes are taught in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Public Health and Social Sciences and the Institutes of Allied Health Sciences and Traditional Medicine.

Member Highlights: DevelopmentAid

DevelopmentAid is a an online platform which unites over 75,000 organizations by providing business intelligence tools and services related to tenders, grants and individual experts in the field of development cooperation. Since 2007 spearheading innovation, DevelopmentAid has established itself as a leader when it comes to data comprehensiveness, speed, reliability and cost efficiency.

Member Highlights: University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh was founded in 1583 and is the sixth oldest University in the English speaking world. Based in the capital of Scotland the University is currently ranked 21st in the world in the QS World Univeristy rankings.

The University offers a suite of leading interdisciplinary postgraduate degrees (both on-line and on-campus) that equip future leaders to tackle global health, development, justice and enviornment challenges and contribute to the realisation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

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