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Apr 28, 2016

#CUGH2016: How do we move towards inclusive, systems-level change?

Each year, springtime brings opportunities for networking, learning, and making new “global health friends”. In addition to GlobeMed’s Summit, people interested in global health have at least four global health conferences to choose from in the months of April and May alone. Two of our staff members were invited to participate in a few of them this year and walked away with new relationships and reflections.

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Apr 26, 2016

GlobeMed Chapters Recognized Across the Country!

At the GlobeMed Global Headquarters, we’re constantly amazed by the work that our students and partners are doing across the world. This spring, as the academic calendar comes to a close and campuses across the country reflect on the past year’s accomplishments, we’re happy to see some of our chapters being recognized for their incredible work.

Below are highlights of GlobeMed at Columbia University, GlobeMed at Northeastern University, […]

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Apr 21, 2016

[Senior Speech] 2016 GlobeMed Summit: Victoria Inojosa

At the 2016 Summit, two of our incredible seniors shared their experiences as GlobeMedders and global health advocates. Learn more about what has shaped their perspective, passion, and outlooks in their senior speeches. 

Meet Victoria Inojosa, Co-President of GlobeMed at Loyola University and soon to be GlobeMed graduate:

This is it. We’re done. Just a little over two days ago, we checked into our hotels, milled […]

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Apr 20, 2016

[Senior Speech] 2016 GlobeMed Summit: Desi Hartman

At the 2016 Summit, two of our incredible seniors shared their stories about their journeys as GlobeMedders and global health advocates. Learn more about what has shaped their perspective, passions, and outlooks in their senior speeches. 

Meet Desi Hartman (pictured third from right), Co-President of GlobeMed at Colorado College and soon to be GlobeMed graduate:

After 4 national events, 3 years of membership, 2 Eboard positions, […]

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Apr 19, 2016

#GlobeMed2030: What does compassion have to do with it?

This #GlobeMed2030 blog is a guest post written by Esperance Mutoniwase, a GlobeMed student at the University of Chicago. Inspired by a conversation on the compassion and humanity needed to change the world, Esperance shares her thoughts on Rwanda’s, her home country, progress in providing health care and access through the lens of inclusivity, compassion, and teamwork. 

Photo: GlobeMed at Middlebury’s partner organization, Gardens for Health, […]

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Apr 14, 2016

#GlobeMed2030: Why do we invest in a network?

Last month, GlobeMed hosted its 10th annual Summit: A Celebration of Community. During the event, we reflected on our 10 years of impact and network building as we look forward to the next 10 years of GlobeMed. Where has our network been and where will we go next?

Our latest #GlobeMed2030 post begins to answer this question from the perspective of GlobeMed at Northwestern University and […]

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Apr 12, 2016

Highlights from the 2016 GlobeMed Summit

The 10th annual GlobeMed Summit brought students, alumni, partners, and peers from across the world to Evanston, IL to celebrate GlobeMed’s 10 years of impact. Inspired by the words of Martin Luther King Jr, the event united our beloved community to look back at the lessons learned and questions asked over the past decade, celebrate our accomplishments and explore possible futures to come.

Thank you to all […]

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Mar 21, 2016

Introducing the 2016 Summit Social Media Corps!

It’s that time of year again! We’re proud to present this year’s Summit Social Media Corps!

This year, we’re bringing together some new and old faces to document the 10th Annual GlobeMed Summit: A Celebration of Community. These delegates will function as the eyes and ears at the event, covering all of the weekend’s activities from passionate conversations among students to insightful commentary from Summit speakers. Whether you’re […]

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Mar 21, 2016

Letter from our new Director of Operational Systems: Priya Fremerman

To the GlobeMed Network:

I am incredibly excited to join the GlobeMed Global Headquarters as Director of Operational Systems. In this role, I am looking forward to managing GlobeMed’s operations and finances, as well as developing systems to help us work more efficiently, collaborate more productively, and increase data-driven strategy across the organization.

My journey with GlobeMed began five years ago when I joined the […]

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Mar 13, 2016

2016 Summit: Communities in Action

This spring, GlobeMed celebrates its 10th annual Summit on March 31 – April 2. The event will welcome more than 300 GlobeMed students, alumni, and grassroots partners from around the world to honor the decade of impact GlobeMed has made.

This week we highlight our Communities in Action speakers. The panels include: Fostering Inclusive Communities, Advancing Community Collaboration and Advocacy Across Borders. These […]

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