Updates from Students & Young Professionals

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Announcing SYPN travel bursaries for CCGH and GHSYPS 2019

The CCGHR is proud to offer travel bursaries to attend this year’s CCGH and the following GHSYPs Summit, both held in Ottawa, Ontario from Oct. 17 to 20. Financial assistance will increase the accessibility of these two events, allowing more of our member SYPs to benefit from these important learning and networking opportunities. Read more >


Gaining Perspective in Global Health Research

Harini P. Aiyer, a PhD student at the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at the University of Saskatchewan, received a travel bursary from CCGHR to gain practical skills in global health through a summer course at UBC. Her professional journey took several turns to ultimately lead her to study how technology can improve the health of marginalized communities. Read more >


Broaden your knowledge about global health

Are you looking to stay abreast of the latest global health trends? Are you looking for opportunities to strengthen your knowledge on global health issues whether it is to improve your job prospects or simply for pleasure? There are academic institutions and organizations that offer courses to help you develop, build, or refresh your knowledge and/or skills for professional development. Read more >