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DGHI and Duke Partners Launch Global Health Innovation Center

September 19, 2017

This summer, DGHI and partners across Duke launched the Duke Global Health Innovation Center (GHIC) to study and support the scaling and adaptation of health innovations, and related policy reforms, to address critical health challenges worldwide.

Susan Emmett TED Global Stage

DGHI Professor and TED Fellow Susan Emmett Gives TED Talk in Tanzania

September 19, 2017

Susan Emmett, assistant professor of surgery at Duke University School of Medicine and assistant research professor at the Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI), was selected as a TED Fellow this spring. She delivered a talk from the TEDGlobal stage this August in Arusha, Tanzania.

Diversity & Inclusion Committee

DGHI Diversity and Inclusion Committee Announces Fall Events

September 12, 2017

The Duke Global Health Institute’s (DGHI’s) Diversity and Inclusion Committee works to help create and sustain a community and culture that is built on and promotes equity, collaboration, belonging and mutual respect in our academics, research and other DGHI activities. 

Leonor Corsino Research Group Photo

DGHI Announces New Grant Opportunities

September 12, 2017

Last week, the Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI) announced two requests for proposals: one for international travel awards, and another for our nascent Faculty-in-Residence program. 


Bass Connections Seeks Proposals for New 2018-2019 Projects

September 05, 2017

Bass Connections, a university-wide initiative that facilitates interdisciplinary teams in exploring societal challenges, is calling for proposals from Duke faculty, graduate and professional students, post-docs, trainees and fellows for new project teams starting in summer 2018 or the 2018-2019 academic year.

New MSc-GH Class

DGHI Welcomes Hundreds of New and Returning Students

August 29, 2017

As global health students and scholars wrap up their summer fieldwork and return to Duke from around the world, DGHI is welcoming a new class of 35 master’s degree students, four new doctoral scholars and more than 250 returning undergraduate majors and minors.