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The Results Are In

The Results Are In

Three student teams were named winners of the first-ever Global Health Case Competition, a 10-week experience focused on the impact of COVID-19 on underserved communities in New Jersey.

The World According to COVID-19

The World According to COVID-19

It’s been a year since COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic. Rutgers Global Health Institute core faculty members discuss the health crisis in relation to their own areas of expertise and professional practice.

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.

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.

COVID’s Disparate Impact Panel

COVID’s Disparate Impact Panel

Rutgers Law School student organizations hosted an online event, COVID’s Disparate Impact Panel. The program featured a discussion about the disparate impact of COVID-19 on minority communities and potential solutions for moving forward.

Where Are We Now?

Where Are We Now?

It’s been seven months since COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic. Rutgers students and faculty discuss the new normal.

Student-Produced Videos Offer Practical COVID-19 Guidance

Student-Produced Videos Offer Practical COVID-19 Guidance

“Masks?” and “Mental Health” are the first two videos in a COVID-19 educational series being produced by the Rutgers Global Health Institute Student Council. Leading the project—and combining her passions, medicine and the arts—is committee co-chair Laura Palm, a medical school graduate and current doctoral student at Mason Gross School of the Arts.

Health Care Lessons Learned from Other Cultures

Health Care Lessons Learned from Other Cultures

The experience of spending two weeks in Tanzania as part of a global health educational program opened nine Rutgers students to the realities of medicine in a low-income country. A portion of the donations to Rutgers Global Health Institute during last year’s Rutgers Giving Day helped support this year’s program.