Thirty students and health leaders from a dozen countries present their take-home projects from 2017 Quality Improvement Leadership Institute. After a week of working with UW faculty, staff, students, and each other, they leave with …
GHI Advisory member Anne Pringle contributes to a new paper about how mushrooms send spores in the right direction. Story from the NY Times.
GHI’s Jason Vargo contributes to a new study of walking and bicycling that suggests investing in infrastructure to encourage both correlates with fewer pedestrian and bicyclist deaths.
The idea of One Health – that the health of humans, animals and ecosystems are interconnected—gave the Mandela Washington Fellows from Africa new ways to address health challenges.
Alexis Nizigiyimana, a medical doctor in Burundi, founded the Burundi chapter of the Young Professional Chronic Diseases Network. He will discuss the burden of the four top non-communicable diseases in Africa—diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular diseases and …
GHI is looking for a social media savvy communications intern who is also ready to help with other projects.
The annual Quality Improvement Leadership Institute brings together participants from Wisconsin and across the world who work with UW-Madison faculty, staff and students, and each other, to implement small changes that can improve care. Details …
Dane County Board passes UniverCity Alliance to collaborate with students
DOE selects Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center for next-phase funding
WEBINAR | The Impact of Proposed Cuts to US-Funded Climate Change Activities This webinar, by two internationally recognized climate change experts: Prof. Madeleine Thomson, Senior Research Scientist, Intl. Research Institute, Columbia Univ. and Dr. …
A GHI team is improving a model to help cities make the case for bicycling and walking.
Grant Awarded to the School of Nursing to Expand Native American Enrollment
Research by GHI Associate Director Tony Goldberg Reveals Relationship Between a Virus, a Parasite and an African Bat.
GHI Associate Director Tony Goldberg reveals relationship between a virus, a parasite and an African bat.
Mark your calendar: Wednesday Nite @ the Lab discusses pivotal health discoveries made on campus through talk “100 Years Ago: The Discovery of Vitamin B and the Discovery of the Link between Iodine & Goiter” by David …
GHI’s Janis Tupesis works on many fronts to bring global health to residency programs.
Celebrating Independence Across Africa: YALI Fellows Emerencia Nguarambuka, Marcio Brito, and Omari Mahiza reflect on the meaning of Independence