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Q & A with student Sophia den Otter Moore: My practicum experience

Students in the course-based stream of the MSc Global Health participate in a field practicum that provides them with hands-on experience in the global health field. Soon-to-be alumna Sophia den Otter Moore answers questions about her field practicum placement at the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Where have you been doing your field practicum […]

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Global Health alumna Celia Walker’s climate reckoning: “As the world gets sicker, so do we”

According to the World Health Organization, climate change is the greatest threat to global health in the 21st century. But MSc Global Health program alumna Celia Walker says the relationship between climate change and human health is often misunderstood by the public and overlooked within policy-level decision-making. The problem, she explains, is that climate change […]

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Global Health student Kristy Yiu helps USN develop new master’s program

While many of us enjoyed the warmth of this year’s June and July outside, Kristy Yiu spent most of her summer inside her office at campus Vestfold. She is a MSc Global Health student from McMaster who completed her field practicum at the University of South-Eastern Norway (USN). “I have assisted USN in their work […]

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