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Jul 27, 2017

Applications Open: 2017 – 2018 Student Fellowship Program

We are excited to announce six new open fellowship positions at GlobeMed Global Headquarters for 2017 – 2018! If you are a student at Northwestern University or Loyola University and believe in GlobeMed’s mission, we want to work with you. 

Priority applications will be accepted through August 14, 2017 and regular applications will be accepted through August 25, 2017. Please follow the links below full position descriptions, responsibilities, […]

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Jul 26, 2017

#GROWCommunity17: Sylbina’s Story: Community Health Promotion in Rural Nicaragua

Author: Erin Burman

When Sylbina was just seventeen years old, she volunteered to leave her rural community in Chinandega, Nicaragua, and go to the capital city of Managua to be trained as a Community Health Promoter by the Nicaraguan Ministry of Health. She has been serving in her community of Calderón ever since.

Over the years, Sylbina has treated hundreds of people in her community, […]

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Jul 14, 2017

#GROWCommunity17: Mrs. Toch Mabb

Mrs. Toch Mabb is the CSV (Community Support Volunteer) for her community. She sells palm tree fruit as well as vegetables and coconuts. Her husband climbs trees for her in order to collect the palm tree fruit. She currently sells at markets and villages near Male and Female Mountain in Kampong Cham. Her customers are locals who are loyal to her business. Mrs. Mabb makes […]

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Jul 10, 2017

Promoting GlobeMed Partnerships at the Grassroots Level

Ask anyone about how GlobeMed makes an impact in global health, and you will get several answers. Some people say that we make a difference through our leadership development programs. Others say our globalhealthU curriculum is what caught their attention. Most people say “Definitely, the GROW internships” or highlight aspects of our partnership model.

Changing the way change happens

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Jul 7, 2017

#GROWCommunity17: Meet Nai Boy

Author: Michelle Rodriguez

Pictured above are Nai Boy, 26, and his four-year-old daughter. Ten years ago when his parents divorced, Nai Boy left Myanmar and came to Thailand to find a job and have a better life. On New Years Eve of 2015, he was in a motorcycle accident and was not able to be compensated since his motorcycle did not have any warranty. After […]

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Jul 6, 2017

#GROWCommunity17: New Beginnings

Author: Keyonna Evans

Today I watched a live birth and my life changed. Ever since I was a little girl, I knew I wanted to make a difference in someone’s life. No matter how big or small, I wanted to make an impact. Growing up in the environment I did, I was exposed to some awful things, which pushed me towards public health. But watching […]

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Jun 29, 2017

Summer Intern Series: Meg Martin, Communications & Operations

This summer, we’re excited to welcome five interns to Global Headquarters! Hailing from four GlobeMed chapters from across the country, these interns will serve as integral parts of GlobeMed’s work as we expand our technology platforms, grow our communications and partnerships strategy, and gear up for another year of chapter engagement and support.

Our fifth summer intern at Global Headquarters is Meg Martin, who will […]

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Jun 27, 2017

Summer Intern Series: Miriam Pierce, Programs

This summer, we’re excited to welcome five interns to Global Headquarters! Hailing from four GlobeMed chapters from across the country, these interns will serve as integral parts of GlobeMed’s work as we expand our technology platforms, grow our communications and partnerships strategy, and gear up for another year of chapter engagement and support.

Our fourth summer intern at Global Headquarters is Miriam Pierce, who will […]

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Jun 23, 2017

Summer Intern Series: Michelle Rodriguez, Partnerships

This summer, we’re excited to welcome five interns to Global Headquarters! Hailing from four GlobeMed chapters from across the country, these interns will serve as integral parts of GlobeMed’s work as we expand our technology platforms, grow our communications and partnerships strategy, and gear up for another year of chapter engagement and support.

Our third summer intern at Global Headquarters is Michelle Rodriguez, who will […]

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Jun 20, 2017

Summer Intern Series: Nivedha Meyyappan, Communications

This summer, we’re excited to welcome five interns to Global Headquarters! Hailing from four GlobeMed chapters from across the country, these interns will serve as integral parts of GlobeMed’s work as we expand our technology platforms, grow our communications and partnerships strategy, and gear up for another year of chapter engagement and support.

Our second summer intern at Global Headquarters is Nivedha Meyyappan, who will […]

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