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  • GHI Postdoctoral Researchers Highlight Collaboration in One Health

    GHI Postdoctoral Researchers Highlight Collaboration in One Health

    Olga Lucia Chaparro Africano, Sebastián Díaz, and Lina Paola Garzón Garzón doing fieldwork in Leticia, a city in the Colombian Amazonian region By Kendall Buehl, GHI Staffer…Ever wondered what students do after they defend their dissertation and earn their PhD? One next step is continuing their research by pursuing a postdoctoral position. Here are three postdocs…

  • Connecting Biology & Informatics: Meet GHI Graduate Student Maria Stella Lopez Carvajal

    Connecting Biology & Informatics: Meet GHI Graduate Student Maria Stella Lopez Carvajal

    Maria Stella Lopez Carvajal in the Osorio Lab at UW-Madison (photo from Lopez Carvajal)

  • Leonor Hidalgo-Ciro’s Journey Through Passions: Law, Communications, and Global Health

    Leonor Hidalgo-Ciro’s Journey Through Passions: Law, Communications, and Global Health

    Leonor Hidalgo-Ciro enjoying a Madison moment by the lake with her family (Photo from L. Hidalgo-Ciro) By Kendall Buehl, GHI Staffer…Leonor Hidalgo-Ciro has felt a strong desire to help people ever since she could remember. And in her academic and occupational careers, she has done just that. Hidalgo-Ciro holds a Bachelor’s degree in law from…

  • Meet Celeny Ortiz Restrepo, GHI Visiting Scholar, Dedicated to Epidemiological Surveillance

    Meet Celeny Ortiz Restrepo, GHI Visiting Scholar, Dedicated to Epidemiological Surveillance

    Celeny Ortiz Restrepo settling into her GHI office (Photo from Celeny Ortiz Restrepo) By Kendall Buehl, GHI Staffer…On February 13, 2024, Epidemiologist for the Secretary of Health, State of Antioquia, Colombia, Celeny Ortiz Restrepo, began her journey at the University of Madison–Wisconsin as a visiting scholar. The opportunity is a partnership between  UW–Madison’s Global Health…

  • “Moving Global Health Forward” at the 2024 Annual Global Health Symposium

    “Moving Global Health Forward” at the 2024 Annual Global Health Symposium

    From left to right: Jorge Osorio, Erin Barbato, Sara McKinnon, Kristin Long, Frances Vavrus, and James Conway The Global Health Institute (GHI) and the Office of Global Health (OGH) at the School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH) held the 19th Annual Global Health Symposium, Moving Global Health Forward, on April 10, 2024, 4:30-8:30pm at the…