• NAFSA's CEO visited UMB - CGEI and ISSO were honored to welcome Dr. Esther Brimmer, the new CEO of NAFSA, Association of International Educators, to UMB's campus.

    NAFSA's CEO visited UMB - CGEI and ISSO were honored to welcome Dr. Esther Brimmer, the new CEO of NAFSA, Association of International Educators, to UMB's campus.

  • President Perman and Dr. Roger Ward announced the ACE Internationalization Lab in a launch meeting with the Center for Global Education Initiatives and UMB Internationalization Lab Teams

    President Perman and Dr. Roger Ward announced the ACE Internationalization Lab in a launch meeting with the Center for Global Education Initiatives and UMB Internationalization Lab Teams

  • International SOS

    Register with International SOS before leaving on your trip. This is the University of Maryland, Baltimore's resource to provide medical assistance, international health care, and security services while you are traveling overseas. Its Assistance Center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Download the International SOS app to your phone; it will give you the quickest way to access services if you need them during your travels. 

  • A focus on global-to-local efforts published

    A dedicated issue of Annals of Global Health features the work that came out of UMB's national roundtable hosted by the Center for Global Education Initiatives.

    The roundtable focused on the best practices and models of global-to-local work and how to bridge this divide in academia and global communities.

    The editors of the issue are UMB faculty members Virginia Rowthorn (law), Lori Edwards (nursing), Jane Lipscomb (nursing), and Jody Olsen (social work).

    Annals of Global Health, Volume 82, Issue 6, features the collaborative work of UMB faculty and colleagues nationwide.

    Annals of Global Health, Volume 82, Issue 6, features the collaborative work of UMB faculty and colleagues nationwide.

In partnership with communities here and abroad, the University of Maryland, Baltimore Center for Global Education Initiatives addresses global challenges by developing experiential learning opportunities and interprofessional solutions with creative faculty scholarship, curricular innovation, and educational programs. Our vision is a borderless world where communities collaborate toward better health for all. Global is local and local is global.  

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ATTN: STUDENTS - Our Summer 2019 grant programs are posted HERE  Applications are DUE DEC 4TH

University of Maryland School of Medicine retired faculty member Dr. Leslie Glickman's research was enabled by grants from the Center for Global Education Initiatives

Our GHIC member - Dr. Miriam Laufer was awarded the LePrince Medal for Malaria Research by the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene

Upcoming event!  Next Nursing for Global Health (NGH) General Meeting - Speaker: Peter Johnson, JHPIEGO is an international, non-profit health organization affiliated with JHU. Monday Nov 12th 1-2pm SON 470

Our Summer 2018 Costa Rica trip returned and the Director of Education Abroad interviewed Terry Gross, the NPR host. The President's Message

UMB's First Fulbright Scholar! UMB student heads to Ghana

For medical students: Check out the new AAMC's Visiting Student Learning Opportunities that allow UMB medical students to find global clinical internships and rotations that are approved by the School of Medicine. Contact our office for more information.

Traveling abroad? Visit our international safety and security assistance center's webpage, International SOS, to register your trip and find out more about the country you are visiting. For more travel tips, please go to our international travel resources section.

‌Read about students' global experiences.

 

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