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Global Health PLUS Program Gives New Life to Duke Medical Equipment

April 28, 2015

When health professionals seek to add capacity to their collaboration with global partners, a major barrier is often the lack of high quality medical equipment. Duke faculty, however, can tap into the Global Health PLUS program, which helps them advance their work in global settings by facilitating the transfer of surplus Duke medical equipment to low-resource communities throughout the world.

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DGHI Professor Brandon Kohrt Co-Publishes Global Mental Health Book

April 07, 2015

Brandon Kohrt, assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciencesglobal health, and cultural anthropology, saw a gap in educational resources that extend the study of mental illness beyond the individual level to consider social and cultural contexts around the world. To address this need, he and Emily Mendenhall, a global health professor at Georgetown University, published a book.