Hosted by the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility, this annual competition brings together graduate students, undergraduate students, and coaches from multiple disciplines to propose solutions to global health challenges.
Join us for an open conversation in response to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s 2018 report “Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.” We will address both issues and remedies relating to harassment, bullying, micro-aggression, gender identity, and discrimination.
Use these slide decks to introduce the connection between climate change and health in existing courses. Topics include air pollution, severe weather, extreme heat, increasing allergens, changes in vector ecology, water quality impact, environmental degradation, and water and food supply.
Project EAT research led by School of Public Health Professor Dianne Neumark-Sztainer revealed that only two percent of females and just seven percent of males surveyed never had an eating, activity or weight-related problem between adolescence and adulthood.
Based on a recent data from the raptor center, the Fox9 news team reported more eaglets than usual have been injured in recent storms. Last month a dozen eaglets were brought in to the center after their nests had fallen due to broken limbs or strong winds. The majority were treated and released. If you see an injured raptor, contact the Raptor Center at (612)624-4745
Picture yourself “locked” in a room with a group of interprofessional colleagues and a hypothetical patient. Your only means of escape is to work together to solve a series of puzzles to determine the best care for this patient and unlock the room- sounds fun, right?
Join a cohort of 20 AHC faculty to prepare for teaching in the new HSEC building. Monthly meetings facilitated by CEI will address instructional approaches and course design strategies to make the most of active learning classrooms. $300 in professional development funds possible. Apply by: August 17, 2018
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The University of Minnesota Academic Health Center (AHC) is one of the most comprehensive in the nation. The AHC includes six schools and colleges, several interdisciplinary centers and programs, and operations and support units, known as the AHC shared services.