Updates from Students & Young Professionals


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 >


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 >