Postcards From Kenya: A Rotation in Global Health

In Spring 2019, Michelle George, a soon-to-be graduate of the Pediatrics Residency program, joined the first cohort of the global health elective rotation in Eldoret, Kenya. She captured images of life and work during her four weeks at Academic Model Providing Access to Healthcare (AMPATH) sites. The global health elective rotation, managed by the Division of Global Health in the Department of […]

Partners in Puebla: Exploring Future Global Health Initiatives in México

While on a weeklong partnership exploration visit to México in June 2018, the Global Health Program at Dell Medical School found a wealth of opportunities for medical education and community development — both for the state of Puebla and the state of Texas. Tim Mercer, M.D., director of the Global Health Program and assistant professor in the Department […]

What Global Health Means to Dell Med

As the future of medical education, care and research takes shape at Dell Medical School, we are uniquely poised to improve health for poor and vulnerable populations around the globe. Through the school’s Division of Global Health, we have the opportunity and responsibility to tackle the world’s toughest global health challenges as part of our work […]