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EIGH Fellowship Recipients for 2013-2014

The Eck Institute for Global Health has awarded seven Fellowships for the 2013-2014 academic year. Congratulations to Callan Driscoll, Quirine ten Bosch, and Victoria Smith who are all first time recipients. Renewing for this year are Lindsay Turnbull, Emily...

What Would You Fight For?

In Eldoret, Kenya, the harm imposed by substandard or counterfeit medicine is all too real. Unscrupulous manufacturers or distributors replace expensive medicines with cheaper, less effective ones - or even worthless maize meal or chalk. This type of activity...

New study explores how dengue virus changes mosquito behavior

Biting mosquitoes are not only annoying but can be dangerous, even deadly. A new study involving researchers at the University of Notre Dame explores a potential biological mechanism through which disease virus can alter the behavior of mosquitoes ...

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Haiti Program's Summer Newsletter

Thanks to Fr. Tom Streit, CSC, & Dr. Marie Denise Milord at the Haiti program for supporting the MSGH students.

view the Haiti Program's summer newsletter here

EIGH Partnership in Zambia

The Report is out! The EIGH is excited to be in partnership with Catholic Relief Services (CRS) and Catholic Health Association (CHA) in support of the newly formed Health Systems Strengthening Initiative ...

Improving Parasite Eradication

Transforming the way we look at lymphatic filariasis will improve the way we look at parasite eradication on a global scale. The Eck Institute for Global Health supports research being done by Notre Dame Professor Edwin Michael, PhD ...

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Bock Delivers Keynote Address at Conference

The Eck Institute for Global Health's Joe Bock, PhD, Director of Global Health Training, will present the keynote address at Portland State University's conference, "Promoting Nonviolence, Addressing Hate & Preventing Global Conflicts: The Role of Media Outlets" ...

EIGH Global Health Scholars Lecture Gets a Dose of TB

Payam Nahid, MD, MPH, Associate Professor in Residence, UCSF School of Medicine, presented the Eck Institute for Global Health Scholars Lecture on March 20, 2013, titled: “TB Biomarker Research Strategy: The Way Forward” ...