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May 9, 2018

Enter the 2018 GROW Media Contest!

Calling all GROW Interns!

See yourself as a phenomenal photographer? A beautiful blogger? Are you the next Youtube sensation? Share your GROW adventures on social media using the hashtag #GlobeMedStories and enter the 2018 GROW Media Contest – a chance for you to capture and share your stories of GROW in whatever form of media you like.

Category 1: “That Moment”

Category 2: “The Profile”

Category 3: “A Day in […]

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Apr 5, 2018

WEBINAR: Navigating Post-Grad Life with GlobeMed and Beyond

by Desi Hartman

Calling all GlobeMedders wanting to be involved in global health equity post-graduation!

Are you wondering what you should do after graduation? Are you interested in staying connected to the GlobeMed network when you enter the “real world”? Do you want to meet GlobeMed alumni and learn about mentorship opportunities?

We know that as this semester comes to a close, navigating next […]

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Mar 23, 2018

Reflecting on the 2018 GROW Institute

by David Guirgis

On a Sunday afternoon, a large convergence of students gathered in a sunlit hall, exchanged phone numbers over lunch, and talked excitedly about their summer plans. These students were at the conclusion of GlobeMed’s 7th annual GROW Institute, held February 17-18 in Chicago, IL. GROW Institute is a weekend pre-departure training event for participants in this summer’s GROW internship experience, in which students […]

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Mar 15, 2018

Naomi Sugar Transitions Out of Role as GlobeMed Executive Director

Statement from the Board of Directors:

On behalf of the GlobeMed Board of Directors,  it is with mixed emotions that we announce that Naomi Sugar will be stepping down as the Executive Director of the organization. Naomi came to GlobeMed with great passion and focus on global health, which has been invaluable to our organization. She’s been a true champion of the frontlines of GlobeMed, […]

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Mar 8, 2018

GlobeMed Partners Advancing Women’s Health

This International Women’s Day, March 8, we set the spotlight on some GlobeMed partners from across the network whose work contributes to improving women’s health!

Set Her Free, Uganda | GlobeMed at The George Washington University

Set Her Free (SHF) is a non-profit that strives to empower women of Uganda to become self-sustaining by providing a safe environment, vocational training and counseling. Founded in 2011 by […]

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Feb 15, 2018

2018 GlobeMed Summer Fellowship

GlobeMed is now accepting applications for several summer fellowship positions at the Global Headquarters based in Evanston, IL. Read more about the positions below and learn how you can be a part of our summer team! 

Priority applications will be accepted through March 9, 2018 and regular applications will be accepted through March 23, 2018. Interviews will be offered on a rolling basis until the position is […]

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Jan 15, 2018

Host a Kingian Dinner in 2018!

At GlobeMed, we believe health is a human right.

To realize a day in which every human has the right to a healthy life, we cultivate young leaders who can shape more just, equitable, and healthy communities.

Critical dialogue has always been a cornerstone of our model. As we enter our second decade as an organization, we’ll be taking these dialogues […]

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Dec 15, 2017

Introducing GlobeMed’s 2017 Annual Report!

2017 has been an incredible year for GlobeMed. We are a dynamic network of more than 2,000 students at 60 university campuses, 4,000 alumni, and 56 grassroots organizations in Africa, Asia, and the Americas who — together — foster the global health leadership and partnership needed for tomorrow.

We are so excited to share our annual report! We invite you to […]

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Dec 8, 2017

Letter from our new Operations Associate: Carolina Escobar

Saludos,

I am thrilled to join the GlobeMed community as Operations Associate. In my role, I hope to contribute to GlobeMed’s continuous growth and innovation to advance health equity by empowering our network in different wayse. Estoy segura que juntos podemos lograr lo imposible.

Para continuar la tradición, my voy introducir. Gradué de Loyola University Chicago en deciembre del 2015 with my BA in International Studies […]

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Nov 17, 2017

Letter from our new Director of Learning & Training: Anna Blankenberger

Dear GlobeMed Network:

Hello, and thank you
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The position of Director of Learning & Training at GlobeMed grants me an opportunity to share and expand on my lived experience. As a public health professional, avid educator, world explorer, and lifetime learner, I am honored to embrace this role. Though I struggle with understanding the drastic inequities in the world, I know I am not alone.  I […]

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