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Universitywide Global Health News

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Will you need an annual vaccination for COVID-19?

Will you need an annual vaccination for COVID-19?

In a television interview broadcast by NJ Spotlight News, institute director Richard Marlink discusses the COVID-19 vaccine. Topics include how long immunity might last and roadblocks in rolling out a vaccination program.

Lessons in Global Health

Lessons in Global Health

Corey Norton, a recent graduate and service award recipient, offers insights gained from his experiences with the Rutgers chapter of Engineers Without Borders.

Applying Science Where It’s Needed Most

Applying Science Where It’s Needed Most

Research scientist Maria Laura Gennaro deploys her immunology and microbiology expertise, honed through decades of studying tuberculosis, in the world’s fight against COVID-19.

Student Council Kicks Off Its Second Year

Student Council Kicks Off Its Second Year

Energized committees, new members, and renewed commitment to global health collaboration at Rutgers were among the highlights of the Rutgers Global Health Institute Student Council meeting earlier this month.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Underserved Communities

The Impact of COVID-19 on Underserved Communities

Rutgers Global Health Institute director Richard Marlink discusses the disproportionate hardships facing low-income and minority communities in New Jersey because of the COVID-19 pandemic and why helping everyone recover is important for our state.