Updates from Students & Young Professionals


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 >


Student travel bursary for BC course on Principles

Announcing multi-institutional hybrid course built on the CCGHR Principles for Global Health Research open to universities in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba through the Western Deans Agreement. We will cover travel costs for one eligible student member to attend the in-person 3-day session in Vancouver. Apply by Feb. 27. Read more >


Q & A with Brian Cameron

Coalition SYPN member Julia Pemberton recently sat down with Dr. Brian Cameron, Professor of Pediatric Surgery, and Director of the International Surgery Desk at McMaster University. The two discussed confronting health inequities, global surgery, and following the advice that works for you. Read more >