Golden Rice grain compared to white rice grain in screenhouse of Golden Rice plants.
September 15

Rates of Chronic Kidney Disease in Guatemala Tied to Geography

Central America is facing an epidemic of chronic kidney disease, and Washington University’s Joaquin Barnoya, MD, MPH is among the public health researchers attempting to pinpoint the cause.

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Project Peanut Butter

August 10, 2015

Project Peanut Butter works in Malawi, Sierra Leone, and Ghana to bring Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food to malnourished children.

September 17

Building Capacity in India: The International Innovation Corps Model

4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Anheuser-Busch Hall, Rm. 310, Danforth Campus
September 20

Around the World in a 5K

4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Brookings Quadrangle, Danforth Campus
September 21

Cancer Among African Immigrants in France: Perceptions of an Invisible Disease

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Danforth Univ Ctr Rm. 276, Danforth Campus

Summer Student Programs and Seminar Series

June 1, 2015

Welcome to the 2015 cohort of student participating in summer research programs in public health in global health. Join us for seminars and symposia throughout June and July.

September 22

Global Health: Beyond the Millennium Development Goals

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Danforth Univ Ctr. Rm. 276, Danforth Campus

Congrats to Winners of Global Health & Infectious Disease Presentation Awards

April 21, 2015

A number of participants in the 2015 Global Health & Infectious Disease Symposium and Conference on April 9 & 10 received awards for their outstanding work.


Unearthing the Potential of Soil Bacteria

March 30, 2015

Dr. Dantas and his team study the ecology, evolution and transmission dynamics of microbes and their antibiotic resistance genes across multiple habitats, towards building better predictive models of resistance selection and dissemination.