• Congratulations 2019 GLOBALtimore Fellows!

    Click on photo for more info about the fellows and the side tab for Curricular Internationalization

  • Global Health Summit

    The Center for Global Education Initiatives was delighted to host the UMB Global Health Summit.  The summit brought together researchers, practitioners, and interprofessional teams that shared their work and engaged in discussions about potential collaborations and project ideas.  Please, click the picture for the summit agenda and photos.

  • Congratulations 2019 Faculty and Student CGEI Global Grant Awardees! Please, click on the picture for more information about our summer 2019 global grant programs.

    Congratulations 2019 Faculty and Student CGEI Global Grant Awardees! Please, click on the picture for more information about our summer 2019 global grant programs.

  • This winter break, UMB global grantees traveled to Israel and the West Bank to learn about water reuse. Click on the photo to learn more about this important CGEI global grant program.

    This winter break, UMB global grantees traveled to Israel and the West Bank to learn about water reuse. Click on the photo to learn more about this important CGEI global grant program.

  • Dr. Tanya Sharpe, Associate Professor, Factor-Inwentash Endowed Chair in Social Work at University of Tornoto (on screen) joined Professor Mike Hardy (left) Executive Director of the Coventry University Centre for Trust, Pace and Social Relations, Toby Guerin (Maryland Carey Law), Virginia Rowthorn (CGEI), and Dr. Flav Lilly (Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School) to continue discussions on a joint degree started when UMB hosted RISING Baltimore. Click on photo for more information.

    Dr. Tanya Sharpe, Associate Professor, Factor-Inwentash Endowed Chair in Social Work at University of Tornoto (on screen) joined Professor Mike Hardy (left) Executive Director of the Coventry University Centre for Trust, Pace and Social Relations, Toby Guerin (Maryland Carey Law), Virginia Rowthorn (CGEI), and Dr. Flav Lilly (Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School) to continue discussions on a joint degree started when UMB hosted RISING Baltimore. Click on photo for more information.

  • UMB students that participated in Interprofessional Exploration of Health and Mental Health in a Global Context in Kerala, India, have returned! They will be presenting about their studies on April 1st 12:15-1:45pm in the Gladhill ballroom at the library. We look forward to seeing you there!

    UMB students that participated in Interprofessional Exploration of Health and Mental Health in a Global Context in Kerala, India, have returned! They will be presenting about their studies on April 1st 12:15-1:45pm in the Gladhill ballroom at the library. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Senior dental students participated in the externship experience to the Xi'an Jiaotong College of Stomatology and dental hospital. Please click on the photo for more information.

    Senior dental students participated in the externship experience to the Xi'an Jiaotong College of Stomatology and dental hospital. Please click on the photo for more information.

  • 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. 

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

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.

News

June 6, 2019  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore welcomes researchers, practitioners, and educators from nine nations to a summit sponsored by UMB’s Center for Global Education Initiatives.

May 10, 2019  |  University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman, MD, delivers the sixth annual State of the University Address.

April 24, 2019   |  Two third-year students benefit from UMB’s Center for Global Education Initiatives, which funds interprofessional teams of faculty and students taking part in overseas projects.

April 23, 2019  |  Six members of the University of Maryland, Baltimore faculty receive 2019 USM Regents' Faculty Awards during a ceremony at the board’s meeting at UMB.

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