Category "Global Health"

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Engaging Students in Thinking ‘Global Health’

The skills and knowledge I gained while working on the Senegal project not only challenged me in new ways but allowed me to use what I was learning in the classroom during my Master’s degree. Being a part of the […]

To Be A Peace Corps Volunteer Again…

I served as a Peace Corps Volunteer (PCV) from 2011-2013 in rural Uganda in a Community Health Volunteer capacity.  During this time, I learned the importance of receiving a Master of Public Health degree and the opportunities this leads to […]

The Importance of Partnerships

The partnership between the Kedougou Regional Health System, the University of Illinois at Chicago, and the U.S. Peace Corps created a cervical cancer screening program in the far southeastern rural region of Kedougou, Senegal. This partnership aims to build human […]