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Warm wishes for a happy lunar new year from DGHI! #yearofthemonkey
Yesterday, DGHI professor Gavin Yamey hosted an Oxford-style debate with students from his global health policy class. The motion: this house believes that private healthcare is harmful to the world's poor. The winners: those opposing the motion. Great job both teams! #GlobalHealth #DGHI #OxfordStyle
DGHI professor Melissa Watt had students from her class
Enter our contest to name the tick-collecting robot being developed by Duke global health professor Greg Gray and 3 undergrad @dukeengineering students! This invention will help mitigate the health risks of collecting ticks for research on tick-borne illnesses. Winner will receive a Duke Global Health Institute & Duke One Health gift pack! ‪Click on link in our profile to enter! 
#NameThatBot, #OneHealth, #TickBorne, #VectorBorne, #LymeDisease, #InTheNameOfResearch, #SimpleYetBrilliant, #EngineeringSolutions, #Innovation
Ask them about Bass Connections in Global Health! Tonight, students had the opportunity to discover the interdisciplinary research opportunities that Bass Connections promotes. Be watching our newsletter for more info about the application process! #DGHI #GlobalHealth #BassConnections #interdisciplinary
Great quote from a BBC Radio piece featuring Jim Zhang.  Listen to the full story by following the link in our bio. 
#DGHI #pollution #GlobalHealth
#DukeMScGH candidate @sulzhanbali--whose current research focuses on the
Happy New Year, DGHI-style, and a warm welcome back to our wonderful students! 
#NoHairDontCare #BaldIsBeautiful #BeTheBrand #HappyNewYear #DGHI #CrazyGHProf #WeLoveOurFaculty @dukestudents @dukeuniversity
Excited to share this profile of alumna @katieguidera ’14, a Program II global mental health major! Katie, founder and co-director of non-profit org One Sun Health, is now a consultant at @accenture Development Partnerships. Here, she’s pictured with a community health worker trained through one of One Sun Health’s programs. She says, “Duke sees its students as far more than a group of individuals there to learn. Instead, we’re seen as a group that’s there to do—to become catalysts of change.” Read her story for some serious #globalhealth inspiration! (link in profile) @dukealumni @dukestudents @dukeengage @dukesead
#NCDs, #UHC & #LMICs, oh my! #DGHI profs weigh in on #GlobalHealth priorities for 2016 (see link to article in our profile). What do YOU think our 2016 priorities should be? #ChildDevelopment #China
Wishing a wealth of health to you and those whose lives you touch around the world in the new year. Click on the link in our profile to watch our year-end video message … enjoy! #globalhealth #happyholidays #healthdisparities #DGHI
2nd year MSc-GH student @njadue gives her Somali neighbor a hug. Not too long ago, Nicole had an a-ha moment: it's time to stop dreaming, planning, and making excuses--it's time to

Enter our contest to name the "tickbot"! Manually collecting ticks for infectious disease research is risky business, putting researchers in danger of contracting the very diseases they’re studying. But DGHI’s Greg Gray and 3 Duke engineering students are working on a solution: a robot that collects ticks so researchers don't have to! Learn more & enter: #NameThatBot


Proud of #DGHI's Brandon Kohrt, Sauharda Rai and others making a difference in Nepal!


Warm wishes for a happy lunar new year from DGHI!


On 2/4/16, DGHI professor Gavin Yamey hosted an Oxford-style debate with graduate students from his global health policy class. The motion?

On 2/4/16, DGHI professor Gavin Yamey hosted an Oxford-style debate with graduate students from his global health policy class. The motion? "This house believes that private health care is harmful to the world's poor." The winners? The team opposing the motion.


In her latest blog post, 2nd year MSc-GH student Sulzhan Bali reflects on how we can apply lessons learned from Ebola to the latest budding pandemic: Zika.


Through our global cancer initiative, launched in 2014, DGHI is working toward increasing prevention, early detection and access to high-quality cancer care in low- and middle-income countries. Learn more: #WorldCancerDay #WeCanICan


Training Tomorrow's Global Health Leaders: Senior Voices 2014
Global Mental Health at Duke
Finding Your Niche at Duke
DGHI Research Series: Road traffic injuries
Connecting Students With Research, Their Communities & The World
New Course: Primate Disease Ecology and Global Health
Engineering Solutions for Global Health
The Voices of Global Health Showcase
Studying Global Health in the Peruvian Amazon:  A Bass Connections Project
Introducing 2013-14 Doris Duke Fellows at Duke University