Global Health Student Consortium

Membership Eligibility: All Jefferson Students

Membership Dues or Fees: $0

Description: The Global Health Student Consortium (GHSC) aims to promote collaboration between student groups at Jefferson working to address global health issues, promote global health education on and/or off campus, facilitate communication between student-led and institutional efforts to address global health issues, and expand opportunities for inter-professional global health education at Jefferson. GHSC activities include organizing member meetings, maintaining a calendar of global health events occurring at Jefferson, organizing an annual Global Health Conference, and hosting a lecture series devoted to global health-related topics. All Jefferson students are eligible for membership.   


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President: Maelys Yepes, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Treasurer: Kurnveer Dada, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Vice President: Caroline Purcell, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Operations Director: Casey Sheehan, Jefferson College Rehabilitation Sciences

Ressearch Director: Michelle Asim, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Student Organization Advisor: Patricia Henwood,Emergency Medicine Physician, Co-President of the Global Health Initiatives Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine Physician,

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