GlobeMed is now accepting applications for a summer internship at the National Office based in Evanston, IL. We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis until March 30, 2015. Submission details are below.
The Organization: GlobeMed
GlobeMed NFP is the national office of a non-profit that oversees 56 GlobeMed chapters. GlobeMed NFP harnesses the passion and resources of college students across the country to improve […]
Each year on February 20th, our network of 2,000 students stand in solidarity across the country to promote World Day of Social Justice (WDSJ). It is a day of awareness, reflection and opening up avenues for engagement and action.
This year our chapters’ events reflect the diversity of our network, ranging from poverty simulations to Jeffersonian Dinners with other student groups on campus. There was […]
It is with immense enthusiasm that I join the national office team at GlobeMed, where I may work collaboratively to help foster an expanding era of inclusion and empowerment within multifaceted dimensions of diversity and promote a climate where health related access and outcomes are creative factors for social change.
As a long time advocate for human rights and the eradication of oppression borne inequality, the journey […]
I first joined GlobeMed in 2010, when the University of Chicago chapter was founded and partnered with the Asociación de Personas Afectadas por Tuberculosis del Perú (ASPAT-Perú), a grassroots NGO improving treatment and care of tuberculosis (TB) patients throughout Peru. Through our partnership, a disconcerting question arose: why does an (ostensibly) 100% curable disease persist in killing millions around the world, even after hundreds […]
Coming into college, I was deeply troubled with the health disparities that I had witnessed in the world and I knew that I wanted to dedicate my career to addressing them. When I found out about GlobeMed – a network of student chapters partnering with community-based organizations to address the roots of health inequities – I knew that I had to join.
Over the course […]
Read three ways Sahil (pictured 2nd from the right) leverages the skills and values he learned in GlobeMed in his current role. The above picture features the participants of GlobeMed’s first Alumni Institute, a training for GlobeMed Alumni Hub Directors.
As a student in GlobeMed, I gained knowledge, resources, and skills that have translated into my professional life.
Currently, I focus […]
As the semester winds down and you’re wondering what next big feat to conquer, we’re excited to announce a great opportunity for GlobeMedders looking to attend some of the nation’s most prestigious, online master’s degree programs.
From public health to education to social work, we know that our alumni will be be able to affect change across multiple sectors and we are so excited to […]
I am a citizen living in an unjust world; there is no evading this fact.
I entered GlobeMed as a sophomore who wanted to make meaningful change in the world, but didn’t know how. Three years later, GlobeMed has provided me with the necessary tools to continue working as an advocate for health equity for the rest of my life. When I leave Brown, GlobeMed […]
I grew up with the belief that medicine and health were equated. Doctors seemed like the providers of health — people who could heal any disease and mend any hurt. They made a tangible impact on their patients and their community. Like many others, I was convinced that clinical care was the most effective method of bettering the lives of others. I wanted to make […]
This year, the GlobeMed National Office welcomed 160+ delegates from 54 chapters to Evanston, IL for the 8th Annual Leadership Institute. With a year of change – from a new Executive Director and COO to the roll-out of GlobeMed’s advocacy component – coming up, the Leadership Institute served as a place for Co-Presidents, globalhealthU Coordinators, and the National Office to create a clear and common vision for the […]