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Huge congrats to recent @DukeU grad Okechi Boms, biology major & #GlobalHealth minor, who was awarded a grant from @the_fulbright_program to work on a project in Ecuador evaluating the impact of malnutrition interventions! Here's Okechi in Guatemala last summer collecting water samples to test for bacteria as part of his fieldwork research. #DGHIproud #DGHI @iam_okechi
We'd say these new #DukeMScGH grads look pretty happy, wouldn't you? Congratulations to Starling, Tatenda, Natalie and the other 31 new MSc-GH alums! #DGHIproud #GlobalHealth #Commencement #JumpingForJoy @lhshan0007
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Stop one, France. No better place to spend an 8 hour layover. Great food, great coffee, great people. #DGHI #GlobalHealth #dukemscgh #fieldwork
This week on @DukeForward's Ideas That Move the World Forward: #GlobalHealth and psychology & neuroscience prof Gary Bennett shares how to harness technology to prevent #obesity and reach high-risk populations. For the full talk, head to: http://bit.ly/Duke-Ideas #DGHI #WisdomWednesday
It's a wrap! 34 #DukeMScGH grads celebrated #commencement this afternoon. We're so proud of their accomplishments and wish them all the best! #dghi #GlobalHealth
It's a wrap! 61 #DukeGHmajors celebrated #commencement this afternoon. We're so proud of their accomplishments and wish them all the best! #dghi #GlobalHealth
Woo-hoo! We're celebrating #graduation today for #GlobalHealth majors and minors, Master of Science in Global Health students, and global health doctoral scholars. So excited to see where our grads will land in the #RealWorld. One thing is for sure, though: they're going to make a positive impact! #DukeMScGH #DukeGHmajor #NewChapter
The #DGHI communication and education teams are excited about Friday's global health commencement ceremonies! The week has been so busy with preparations, but we had to take a moment to recognize the outstanding work of Melissa Lehman, the brains behind the commencement planning! So naturally, we created a shrine for Melissa --
In today's Student Spotlight, junior global health major Tara Bansal talks about her work in Bangalore, India, reflects on how her global health work is helping her empower women, and shares what she likes most about #DGHI. For the full story, click on the link in our profile. #GlobalHealth #DukeGHmajor
Very cool graphic by @christiemont summarizing #DukeMScGH @sulzhanbali's recent @switchpoint talk on the impact of Ebola on Nigeria’s private sector and evaluates the private sector's role in #Nigeria's Ebola response. (NOTE: Graphic cropped slightly at bottom!) #GlobalHealth #Ebola #Fearonomics
Provost Sally Kornbluth presenting #DGHI associate professor Sherryl Broverman with the 2016 Algernon Sydney Sullivan award for  outstanding commitment to service earlier today. Sherryl received the award for her work in Kenya with @wiser_international to reduce maternal and health risks for girls and increase academic outcomes. Congratulations on a well-deserved award, Sherryl!
In our latest commencement-themed video series, DGHI faculty members share their career advice for new global health graduates. This trailer shows that no two DGHI professors think alike! Check out all 8 videos at the link in our profile! #DGHIwisdom #GlobalHealth #DGHI #DukeMScGH #DukeGHmajor #CareerAdvice

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Global health and medicine professor Chris Woods was the driving force behind the development and launch of our MSc-GH program 8 years ago. Next month, he'll be stepping down from this leadership role. We're so grateful to Chris for his outstanding service as the program director and director of graduate studies. Read more about Chris and learn who'll be taking over his post!

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Congrats to the students who recently received Duke Bass Connections grants to extend the research they began with their Bass Connections projects--and a special shout-out to 3 of them who are connected with global health--Kristen Larson, Yuting Song and Kushal Kadakia. Learn more about their projects here!

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Major kudos to Okechi Boms '16, a biology major/global health minor who received a grant from The Fulbright Program to work on a team in Ecuador that's evaluating the impact of malnutrition interventions. This pic shows Okechi plating water samples as part of his global health fieldwork project in Guatemala last summer (also pictured, recent global health graduate Lorena Garcia). Learn more about Okechi's Fulbright: http://bit.ly/1XrOFqk

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This fall, Duke will launch the Health Humanities Lab, bringing together many minds and departments across campus to engage students, faculty and the community in humanities questions in the context of global health through a range of activities, initiatives and resources. Several DGHI faculty members, including Brandon Kohrt, pictured here, participated in a recent planning retreat. Stay tuned for more info!

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And now, a second very grateful shout-out to Megan Mendenhall at Duke Photography for her awesome job capturing our GRADUATE global health commencement last week. Take a look!

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A very grateful shout-out to Megan Mendenhall at Duke Photography for her awesome job capturing our undergraduate global health commencement last week. Take a look! Grad commencement photos to come later today ...

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