Updates from Students & Young Professionals


Call for Nominations Election to CCGHR Board of Directors 2018

The Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (CCGHR) is holding an election for members to serve on the Board of Directors. Send nominations by Sept. 23 / La Coalition canadienne pour la recherche en santé mondiale (CCRSM) procède à l’élection de son Conseil d’administration. La date limite pour soumettre votre nomination est le 23 septembre. Read more >


Coalition report to inform CIHR/IDRC strategic plan on global health

Between March 28 and May 14, seven “external” consultation events were held by the CCGHR involving 105 participants representing a mix of seasoned global health researchers, junior faculty, graduate students and young professionals with global health expertise. Locations included Montreal, Ottawa, Vancouver, London, Saskatoon, St John’s and a SYPN virtual consultation. Read more >

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CREATE-ing space to discuss mental health in Kenya

This is the second blog in our series emerging from the CCGHR’s 4th annual SYP Forum. In this piece, Stephanie Huff shares her experience at the event, and how it helped her to contextualize her doctoral global health research in rural Kenya. Read more >