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July 18, 2018 - 4:18pm
Earlier this month, Dr. Radhika Sundararajan joined Weill Cornell Medical College’s faculty, as Assistant Professor with the Center for Global Health and the Division of Emergency Medicine.After graduating from SUNY Binghamton with a BA in Anthropology, she was awarded the William Penn Fellowship to... Read More
June 7, 2018 - 1:15am
The Dr. Lila A. and Benedict Wallis Prize for Women's Health Research was founded in 2000 to recognize outstanding research in women's health. This year, the prize was awarded to joint winners, Dr. Molly McNairy and Dr. Line Malha. Dr. Molly McNairy is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell... Read More
May 2, 2018 - 1:15am
The Weill Cornell Women in Global Health Research Initiative hosted the 2018 Scientific Conference on April 24, 2018, convening over 90 female leaders in global health from both US and international institutions. This conference was the Initiative's third conference since its inception in 2014, when a... Read More
April 1, 2018 - 12:44pm
The 22nd Annual Meeting of the NIH Tropical Medicine Research Center was held this March in Bahia, Brazil. The annual meeting brought together Cornell University faculty, graduates, and current and former trainees, to present their research on tropical medicine. Weill Cornell Medicine has collaborated... Read More
March 6, 2018 - 7:28am
Tuberculosis is one of the leading causes of death among people with HIV worldwide. In Haiti, the risk of recurrent TB is well-documented among people with HIV. HIV-infected adults who develop tuberculosis once are more susceptible to develop TB a second time, even after successful treatment of their... Read More
February 2, 2018 - 12:04pm
The Center for Global Health’s emphasis on strong mentorship has manifested over multiple generations of mentors and mentees. Weill Cornell Medicine’s Milestones highlights the difference that mentorship has made for trainees and faculty both at Weill Cornell and beyond.Dr. Warren D. Johnson, Dr. Jean W... Read More
January 8, 2018 - 5:33pm
Dr. Margaret McNairy of Weill Cornell's Center for Global Health recently published the findings from the Link4Health cluster randomized trial in Swaziland, in PlOS Medicine's HIV edition for November 2017. The Link4Health cluster-randomized trial evaluated the effectiveness of a combination... Read More
December 1, 2017 - 1:06pm
Weill Bugando School of Medicine and the Catholic University for Health and Allied Sciences (CUHAS) in Mwanza, Tanzania, held its 10th Graduation Ceremony to commemorate its 2017 graduating class. The Class of 2017 includes 144 graduates with diplomas in the health sciences, 62 graduates with Bachelors... Read More
November 6, 2017 - 11:01am
Tuberculosis (TB) killed over 500,000 women in 2015, the majority between the ages of 15 and 45. Almost 70% of the 800,000 incident cases of active TB among Indian women occurred during their reproductive years. Each year, over 200,000 pregnant and postpartum women worldwide develop active TB, which... Read More
October 2, 2017 - 12:04pm
Dr. Roger I Glass, Director of the Fogarty International Center contributed an opinion piece to Fogarty's July/August Global Health Matters newsletter highlighting the importance of closing the gender gap in global health leadership.He references strategies discussed during a panel discussion hosted by... Read More

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