Fall 2016 Tropical Epidemiology Course: ANSC 499

Tropical Epidemiology introduces the basic concepts and methods of epidemiology and biostatistics through the lens of tropical medicine. This class focuses primarily on understanding current health issues in the tropics and applying epidemiological approaches to investigation, control, and prevention of …

Sierra Leone Trip May-June 2016

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The recent trip to Sierra Leone was a success! Discussions between members of UIUC and Njala took place, regarding a number of topics including the relationship between the two schools. As plans for the launch of the new certificate program …

Honduras Water Project (Fall 2016 – Spring 2017)


Enroll in this two-semester course (Fa16 and Sp17) and you will help design a water distribution system for a rural Honduran community by addressing the political, social, and …

Pathways in Global Health

December 7, 2015
5-6:30 PM
Location TBA

Join us for a panel discussion with five graduate and professional students discussing their past experiences and future ambitions to work in the field of Global Health.  Check back here for additional information …

Illinois-Njala Symposium Rescheduled: November 17, 2015

The Partnership: Past Experiences, Present Issues, Future Initiatives

Please join us and visiting Njala University scholars for an interactive day of roundtable discussions, presentations, and the introduction of the Interdisciplinary Global Health Certificate, a cooperative program for Illinois and Njala …