DGHI Professor Receives Grant to Address Mental Illness in Tanzania

January 22, 2018

With a new three-year grant from the National Institute of Mental Health, DGHI assistant professor Joy Noel Baumgartner and her colleagues will create and pilot a family psychoeducation for adults with psychotic disorders and their relatives in Tanzania. 


Five Tips for Designing an Effective Survey

January 22, 2018

Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell, associate research professor and founding director of the Evidence Lab at the Duke Global Health Institute, shares tips from her recent talk about designing effective surveys.


Top 10 DGHI Stories of 2017

January 08, 2018

For many of us, January prompts reflections on the past year and anticipation of what’s to come as the calendar turns. At the Duke Global Health Institute, we’re thinking back to our top stories of 2017—which highlight some of our biggest research, education and innovation successes—and laying the groundwork for another year of progress toward eliminating health disparities.

Research Roundup

DGHI Research Roundup: November/December 2017

January 08, 2018

Sixty-three DGHI-affiliated authors—including faculty, staff and alumni—shared new discoveries on a variety of global health topics in peer-reviewed publications in November and December. 


Donor Generosity Helps Bring Student Field Projects to Life

December 18, 2017

This past summer, five undergraduate Duke students traveled to five different countries to conduct research, thanks in large part to the generous donors behind two funds established to support undergraduate global health fieldwork.