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World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) Veterinary Educational Twinning Project

Key Contact: Karin Hamilton, Will Hueston

Who: Faculty, residents, and veterinary students of Chiang Mai University and the University of Minnesota What: Identify curriculum gaps by comparison to the World Animal Health Association (OIE) guidelines for veterinary education core curricula and Day 1 competencies for graduating veterinarians.... learn more.

One Health Workforce

Key Contact: Katey Pelican, Jeff Bender

One Health Workforce: Government Led, University Driven, Network Supported Coordination and collaboration across all levels of the human and animal health sectors are essential to meet the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) vision for “a world safe and secure from global health threats posed ... learn more.

Uganda Hub

Key Contact: Katey Pelican, Paul Bohjanen, Innocent Rwego, David Meya

The University of Minnesota Academic Health Center (AHC) established the Uganda Hub in August 2015. The Hub is anchored by a strong collaboration between the University of Minnesota and Makerere University that has been growing since 2005. The Hub is guided by the Minnesota-Uganda Partnerships Group... learn more.

Thailand Hub

Key Contact: Erin Mann

The University of Minnesota Academic Health Center (AHC) launched the Thailand Hub in April 2016, building on joint education initiatives and collaborative research studies over the last 25 years. The Hub is anchored by strong collaborations between the University of Minnesota and universities in... learn more.

Transformational Leadership Program

Key Contact: Karin Hamilton

The College of Veterinary Medicine, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS), College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences, Department of Food Science and Nutrition (FScN), Humphrey School of Public Affairs, and Extension at the University of Minnesota have entered into this pa... learn more.

Mfangano Community Health Field Station

Key Contact: Chas Salmen

The Mfangano Community Health Field Station is a community-rooted enterprise launched in collaboration between the University of Minnesota, Maseno University, and the Organic Health Response (OHR) of Mfangano Island in Kenya. We seek to advance community-based research, bilateral training opportu... learn more.

Building the evidence base to ensure achieving UHC drives healthy ageing

Key Contact: Beth Virnig

The aim is to use available data to build institutional partnerships and research capacity of ASEAN research partners. The funds will be used to access and harmonize available data on healthy ageing and health systems interactions. This is a crucial part of informing the data intensive SDGs and coun... learn more.

UN Migration Agency Project

Key Contact: William Stauffer

We partner with the United Nations Migration Agency (IOM) to build the Agency’s capacity to provide care for US-bound refugees. Around the world, IOM physicians, nurses, laboratorians and other healthcare professionals are relied upon to provide high quality and standardized care to US-bound refug... learn more.

Afghan University Partnership

Key Contact: Carolyn Porta

The University of Minnesota is partnered with Kabul University of Medical Sciences (KUMS) to improve clinical, educational, professional and leadership skills for health sciences faculty in Kabul, Afghanistan. Funded by a sub-award grant from FHI 360, the project is part of the Afghanistan Universit... learn more.

Addressing needs of migrant farmworkers in Southern Minnesota

Key Contact: Jonathan Kirsch

Research is ongoing to test the utility of community health workers in addressing needs of dairy workers. Clinical activity occurs in the summer months helping to care for migrant farmworkers working in various agricultural industries. ... learn more.

Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program

Key Contact: Jennifer Rickard

The Ministry of Health in Rwanda has partnered with a consortium of top US institutions of medicine, nursing, health management, and dentistry who are committed to sending faculty to schools of medicine and nursing, and hospitals throughout Rwanda. The aim of this program is to improve the quantity ... learn more.

Uganda Surgery Research Collaboration

Key Contact: Jennifer Rickard

Research to develop and maintain an operative database in Mulago referral Hospital.... learn more.