CCGHR Announces Vic Neufeld Mentorship Award

CCGHR Announces Vic Neufeld Mentorship Award October 16, 2014 The Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research announces a call for nominations for the Vic Neufeld Mentorship Award in Global Health Research. The award is intended to recognize those who have provided exemplary mentorship to new and developing global health researchers.  By mentorship we refer to […]

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Seize Opportunity, Build Community: Piloting Mentorship Programs at 3 Canadian Universities

Seize Opportunity, Build Community: Piloting Mentorship Programs at 3 Canadian Universities Vic Neufeld, Sheila Harms, Donald C. Cole and Lesley Beagrie The following story covers the overall story of the Coalition’s mentorship pilots at McMaster University, the University of Toronto, and York University. This post is one of a series of stories on Mentorship in […]

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Anticipating CCGH 2014 and SYP Global Health Summit – Brianna Cheng, Breagh Cheng, & Christine Wang

Anticipating CCGH 2014 and SYP Global Health Summit Brianna Cheng, Breagh Cheng, & Christine Wang CCGHR-McMaster Student Chapter From November 2-4, the Canadian Society for International Health will be hosting the 21st Annual Canadian Conference on Global Health (CCGH), with a theme this year of “Partnerships for Global Health.” In addition, for the very first […]

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Breaking New Ground: The Introduction of Mentorship in a Culture – Raul Mejia

Breaking New Ground: The Introduction of Mentorship in a Culture Raúl Mejía Argentine Tobacco Research Program (CEDES) This post is one of a series of stories on Mentorship in Global Health Research. Click here to visit our Stories of Mentorship page where you can find more inspiring mentorship experiences. National Context In Argentina in 2004, […]

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October Funding Roadmap Update: Opportunities in Global Health

October Funding Roadmap Update: Opportunities in Global Health Greetings colleagues! Welcome to a new service for CCGHR members – a monthly listing of current calls for applications to global health research funding opportunities. This communication is a component of the Funding Road Map (FRM), a resource which is now available for all members to access.  […]

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Finding Success in Group Mentorship – Victoria N. Mutiso & David M. Ndetei

Finding Success in Group Mentorship Victoria N. Mutiso and David M. Ndetei Africa Mental Health Foundation This post is one of a series of stories on Mentorship in Global Health Research. Click here to visit our Stories of Mentorship page where you can find more inspiring mentorship experiences. Frustrated by a Lack of Support The […]

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Evaluating Global Health Research for Development

Evaluating Global Health Research for Development Taking stock of current practice and ways to improve it Vic Neufeld, Donald C. Cole, Alan Boyd, Donald Njelesani, Imelda Bates and Stephen R. Hanney Within the growing and evolving field of Global Health Research for Development (GHR4D), there is concern particularly among funding agencies, that robust, efficient and […]

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Breaking Down Barriers to Harmonization in Global Health Research

Breaking Down Barriers to Harmonization in Global Health Research by Dave Heidebrecht, CCGHR Research Officer We work in a world of silos, or so the saying goes.  The world of academic research is notoriously siloed, disconnected, and often incredibly fragmented. As many of us know, this fragmentation exists on most university campuses, where colleagues located […]

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