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Notre Dame Magazine Features EIGH Fellow

Geoffrey Siwo, PhD, who was a member of the Eck Institute for Global Health in the laboratory of Notre Dame Professor Michael Ferdig, PhD, and whose research was supported during his EIGH Fellowship, is featured in the fall issue of...

Local partnership has global impact

A gift from Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center (SJRMC) to the University of Notre Dame’s Eck Institute for Global Health (EIGH) has been supporting a Global Health Research Associate (GHRA) in Haiti for the past year ...

ACGH Membership Perspectives

This month, we checked in with two members of the subgroup ASTMH Committee on Global Health (ACGH) to learn more about what draws them to the Society and to gain their perspective on some of the big issues in tropical...

Notre Dame Researcher Wins Travel Award

Keshava Mysore has been selected for a Postdoctoral Travel Award from the Society for Developmental Biology (SBD).  He will present his paper, role of semaphorin-1a in the developing visual system of the disease vector mosquito Aedes aegypti, at the 73rd Annual...

Ebola Outbreak in Africa has Local Impact

The Ebola virus outbreak this week is challenging World Health Organization (WHO) officials around the world. On Wednesday, 67 WHO disease professionals have been mobilized to prevent further spread of Ebola and address the infection in hopes of stopping the...

Notre Dame Students Learn a Vital Lesson

The Global Health Colloquium kicked off the 2014 Spring semester with a special presentation by Karen A. Goraleski, Executive Director of the American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). Her lecture, “The Scientist as an Advocate: It’s a...