Global Health Competency Subcommittee

Subcommittee of the CUGH Education Committee.

Defines global health competencies appropriate for several levels of training and job expectations, and proposes ways of using competencies in the design of global health curricula.

Please see this report, published in the Annals of Global Health, for further information: Identifying Interprofessional Global Health Competencies for 21st-Century Health Professionals: Report from the Global Health Competency Subcommittee of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health

GH Competency Subcommittee
Jessica Evert, MD - Child Family Health International (Chair)
Lisa V. Adams, MD - Dartmouth University
Virginia Adams, RN, PhD - National League for Nursing Center for Diversity and Global Initiatives
Barbara Astle, RN, PhD - Centre of Equity & Global Engagement, Trinity Western University
Edwin K. Burkett, MD, MBA, FAAFP, USAF, MC, Colonel - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Keith Ebadifar Bahareh DO, MHSc Public Health - University of Florida College of Medicine
Samath Dharmaratne, MBBS, MSc, MD - University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
Kevin Dieckhaus, MD, FIDSA - University of Connecticut Department of Medicine
Thomas Hall, MD, DrPH - University of California, San Francisco
Michelle Holm, PharmD, BCPS - Mayo Clinic
Umar Ibrahim, PhD, MPH, PGDPH, PGDPA, Dip A&E, BSC Nursing, RN, CHEW - Health & Human Services Secretariat, FCTA, Abuja, Nigeria
Brian U. Kim, DVM - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Rashon Lane, PhD Student - University of California at San Francisco
Mary Kate LoPiccolo, TAC Represenative - University of Vermont College of Medicine
Laura McCulloch, TAC Represenative - Dartmouth College
Tamara McKinnon, RN, DNP - San Jose State University
Jody Olsen, MSW - University of Maryland School of Social Work
Lahoma S. Ramocki - North Carolina Central University Department of Public Health Education
Cristina Redko, PhD - Wright State University
Virginia Rowthorn, JD - University of Maryland
Lisa Simon, MD, DMD - Harvard University
Anvar Velji, MD -  California Northstate University School of Medicine
Deb Walker, RN, DNP - University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing
Lynda Wilson, RN, PhD - University of Alabama at Birmingham

CUGH Members interested in joining this Subcommittee should contact

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Recent Announcements

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
This webinar will feature Shannon Marquez, PhD, MEng from Drexel University.
Register Here!

Please see CUGH’s Global Health Competency Sub-Committee Toolkit of teaching tools/learning objects to support the competencies laid out in the seminal 2015 Annals article. Much thanks goes to the Chair, Dr.

Past Events

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 -
6:00am to 7:00am
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

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