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School of Health Students Practice Community-Led Approach to Health With Alaska Natives

When considering global health challenges, practitioners in the field often say “what’s global is local” and vice versa. This fall, Alaina Anderson (H’24) and Seareen…

November 9, 2023

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Global Health Student’s Interest in Migrant Health Motivated by Personal Experiences

(October 6, 2023) — Receiving the David F. Andretta Summer Research Fellowship gave Iman Ibrahim (H’24), a global health major with a minor in Arabic, the opportunity to…

October 6, 2023

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Pre-Orientation Programs Give Hoyas a Taste of Their Futures at Georgetown

Before the start of classes, a small contingent from the class of 2027 spent their first few days on campus immersed in the School of Health’s CURA program, designed for Hoyas…

August 22, 2023

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From Cells to the Clinic: School of Health Undergraduates in Argentina Study Respiratory Diseases

School of Health students immersed themselves in the Argentinian health care system as part of a six-week translational health science internship program to study the clinical…

August 4, 2023

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School of Health Students Finding Sustainable Health Solutions in Rural India

Through their student-run organization, Project RISHI (Rural India Social and Health Improvement), Georgetown undergraduate students including those from the School of Health are…

July 20, 2023

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From the Hilltop to the Backroads of Ghana

Students enrolled in the School of Health are offered a variety of experiential learning opportunities. Georgetown Health Magazine recently spoke with two undergraduate global…

July 13, 2023

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Graduating School of Health Twins Embraced Community Service and Their Muslim Identity While at Georgetown

(May 22, 2023) — Twins Layan Shahrour (H’23) and Nesreen Shahrour (H’23) entered Georgetown searching for outlets to connect with their Arabic and Muslim identities after…

May 22, 2023

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Inspired by Their Mentors, Georgetown Students Present at Annual Undergraduate Research Conference

More than 90 Georgetown students from biology, chemistry, psychology, nursing, physics and human sciences presented their research projects at the annual Georgetown Undergraduate…

April 21, 2023

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Graduate Students Visit South American Health Care Facilities as Part of Global Experience

Graduate students in the Masters of Health Systems Administration program recently journeyed to Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay to learn about the varying levels of national…

March 30, 2023

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One Tent Health Student Volunteers Gain Clinical Experience in Community Settings

Volunteering with One Tent Health, a nonprofit organization founded by two Georgetown alumni, gives undergraduate students interested in medicine a way to gain clinical…

January 13, 2023