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When a Scarf Meets a Bike

March 21, 2019

A DGHI master’s student is raising awareness about a horrific road accident that is becoming all too common for young Bangladeshi women. 

Research Roundup

DGHI Research Roundup: January 2019

February 01, 2019

Thirty-one DGHI-affiliated authors—including faculty, staff and alumni—recently shared new discoveries on a variety of global health topics in peer-reviewed publications. 

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DGHI Research Roundup: January 2016

February 02, 2016

Twenty-five DGHI faculty members, staff and affiliates recently shared new discoveries on a variety of global health topics in peer-reviewed publications.

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Study Aims to Lower Blood Pressure among Adults in Rural Southeast Asia

January 12, 2016

Researchers from the Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI) and their international collaborators have received a major award from the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID), Medical Research Council and The Wellcome Trust to study cost-effective ways to lower blood pressure in adults living in rural in South Asia.

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Global Health Trainees Receive Fogarty Award for Clinical Research

September 27, 2011

Three Duke trainees, one medical student and two Duke Global Health OB/GYN Fellows, have been awarded funding through The Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars and Fellows Program for mentored clinical research training in a low- or middle-income country.

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DGHI Announces Awards for Global Health Research

June 08, 2010

Four third-year Duke medical students have been awarded grants from the Duke Global Health Institute to undertake a year-long global health research project that focuses on reducing health disparities in low and middle income countries.