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Global Health alumna Sylvia Gawad: Working to improve the newcomer experience

Sylvia Gawad chose the MSc Global Health program because she wanted a hands-on education that would not only give her the knowledge, but the practical skills, to be a leader in the field. This preparation will serve the recent alumna well as she pursues her long-term goal of running for office. Becoming a politician is […]

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The Toronto Global Forum – A Valuable Learning Experience

An important element I’ve learned about the program so far is to utilize the resources McMaster offers in gaining an overall valuable experience. Through the course of the term we regularly receive emails about events, conferences, and talks, which have the potential to provide networking opportunities, practical examples and learning prospects. A particular event that […]

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New lecture series prioritizes Indigenous health and access to care in northern communities

Pressing global issues affecting the health and well-being of Northern communities, specifically Indigenous and displaced populations living in Canada’s High North region, will be the focus of an upcoming WebEx lecture series developed by McMaster University’s Global Health Office. The series kicks off on February 4 and will be open to the public. The lecture […]

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Global Health alumna Yomna Omar: Empowering displaced individuals with sexual health information

Yomna Omar will never forget the moment she realized that the refugees she was working with during her field practicum felt comfortable confiding in her. “The experience was truly life-changing,” says the 2018 MSc Global Health graduate. “These individuals came to perceive me as someone they could trust with their life stories, their health and […]

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Career event connects Global Health students with job opportunities via online platform

This week, the Global Health Office hosted a career event designed to provide students in the MSc Global Health program with practical tips, including the use of digital tools and networking, to find global health jobs after graduating. The group heard from Hayley Mundeva, Founder and CEO of ThriveHire – an online career platform that […]

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