Curriculum

Curriculum

The program consists of lectures,  global health elective rotations (either locally or globally), individual partnership with a global health advisor/mentor, and completion of a global health scholarly project.  Noon conference lectures are complemented by quarterly evening meetings that allow networking amongst scholars, opportunities to meet visiting professors, ability to discuss and get feedback regarding scholars’ projects.

Examples of Lecture Topicss

• Helminth Infections
• Ethical and Cross-Cultural Concepts in Global Health Education
• Malaria
• Refugee Health
• Global Health Disparities/Human Rights
• Major Causes of Mortality Internationally/Preventive Medicine 
• Febrile Illnesses (Emerging Infectious Diseases)
• HIV/AIDS/OIs
• Diarrheal Disease
• International Adoption/Travel Medicine
• The Role of International Organizations in Global 
Health/Disasters/Advocacy
• Incorporating Global Health into a Career as a Physician 
• TB
• Acute Respiratory Infections
• Injury Prevention