• Dr. Tanya Sharpe, Associate Professor, Factor-Inwentash Endowedd 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 Endowedd 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

Interested in a career in global health?!? Then, join the Global Health Interest Group at the NIH for your information session.  Click NIH GHIG flyer for more information.

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.

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