GlobeMed and GHETS (Global Health through Education, Training, and Service) have partnered over the last two years with the goal to help provide undergraduate students with tools and training opportunities to become active advocates for global health and social justice.
Part of this partnership has evolved into exploring new audiences and partnerships for those interested in pushing forward the human right to health globally. […]
Dear GlobeMed Family:
I am deeply honored and incredibly excited to join the GlobeMed family as the new Director of Partnerships at the Global Headquarters. This is because each and every one of you, through your work with GlobeMed, embody what I believe about humanity: through creating meaningful partnerships, we can tackle entrenched, historical imbalances of power to ultimately create a more just world.
I look forward to meeting […]
Welcome to the second installment of Brittany’s chapter visit diaries! For this round, follow Brittany on her adventures around the east coast as she visited 7 chapters in 7 days!
At the end of September, I was lucky enough to visit seven GlobeMed chapters on the east coast. I began my trip in DC with Caroline, and spent time with GlobeMed chapters at Georgetown, GW, […]
On September 25, 2015, the United Nations General Assembly introduced an ambitious set of goals to the world: the Sustainable Development Goals, which will replace the Millennium Development Goals as the new agenda for global progress. As a member of the global health community, it was important that GlobeMed was represented as a grassroots, youth-led voice. I learned a number of things through this experience, […]
This September 25-27, over 150 representatives from the UN’s member states will come together as part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015. An important occasion in the post-2015 development agenda, the Summit will bring together leaders from across the world to set out an international agenda to end poverty and hunger (amongst several other goals) by 2030. Read more about the goals in
After a long summer of prepping and planning for the upcoming school year, I’ve been excited to get out on the road and see our chapters in action. Earlier this month, I finally got my wish and embarked on a weeklong trip across the Midwest to do my first chapter visits!
This year, I wanted to give you all a sneak peek into my travels […]
The GlobeMed Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of current interim Executive Director, Alyssa Smaldino, as Executive Director effective immediately.
“The board is very excited to have Alyssa head the GlobeMed team. She brings to this role a deep knowledge and understanding of GlobeMed, our students, partners and stakeholders. Alyssa has a proven record of leadership, a passion for our mission, and […]
GlobeMed is proud to present our 2014-2015 Impact Report! Featuring stories from our students, partners, and alumni, we are so excited to share all that we accomplished together in GlobeMed’s ninth year. Thank you to everyone who made this the best year yet!
To see the Impact Report and more announcements, check out GlobeMed’s most recent newsletter, The Current Volume 5 Issue 1.
GlobeMed is seeking a Marketing Manager to join our Global Headquarters on the campus of Northwestern University.
The Marketing Manager will be a key member of GlobeMed’s Communications team, responsible for inspiring and engaging our key stakeholders by being a megaphone for thousands of young leaders and grassroots changemakers who are partnering to creatively tackle health disparities around the world.
GlobeMed is a global […]
Every fall, GlobeMed welcomes hundreds of chapter leaders to Evanston for our annual Leadership Institute (LI). A three-day training for Co-Presidents and globalhealthU Coordinators, the Leadership Institute equips students with the knowledge, skills, and resources that will help their chapters thrive throughout the year.
Our 9th annual Leadership Institute was a great one. With 140+ students from 51 chapters, we opened the year up with dynamic conversations around how we […]