Center for Global Health & Social Responsibility

Organization profile

Organization profile

The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility (CGHSR) is part of the Academic Health Center (AHC). Together with schools and colleges across the University we:

  • Champion institution-level partnerships to create a global portfolio of research, education, and engagement.

  • Convene and coordinate faculty and administrative leaders across the University of Minnesota with a commitment to global health.

  • Engage students, faculty, and staff in interdisciplinary global opportunities.

  • Develop strategic partnerships to enhance the collaborative effort of multiple disciplines — working locally, nationally, and globally — to attain optimal health for people, animals and the environment.

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Center for Global Health & Social Responsibility is active. These topic labels come from the works of this organization's members. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Bioterrorism Medicine & Life Sciences
Eastern Africa Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell Phones Medicine & Life Sciences
Emergencies Medicine & Life Sciences
Volunteers Medicine & Life Sciences
Biodiversity Medicine & Life Sciences
Civil Defense Medicine & Life Sciences
Capacity Building Medicine & Life Sciences


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Erin Mann

Person: Research Support

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Waruiru E Mburu

Person: Student

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Shailey Prasad

Person: Faculty, Executive, Administrative, and Managerial, Adjunct Faculty


Research Output 2014 2014

Mobile phone use among Medical Reserve Corps coordinators and volunteers: An exploratory study

Scheller, A., Peck, M. & Olson, D. K., 2014, In : Journal of Emergency Management. 12, 3, p. 237-243 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Phones
online survey
Mobile phones

One Health: Lessons Learned from East Africa

Travis, D. A., Chapman, D. W., Craft, M. E., Deen, J., Farnham, M. W., Garcia, C., Hueston, W. D., Kock, R., Mahero, M., Mugisha, L., Nzietchueng, S., Nutter, F. B., Olson, D., Pekol, A., Pelican, K. M., Robertson, C. & Rwego, I. B., Feb 1 2014, In : Microbiology spectrum. 2, 1, p. 17-2012 1996 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
Global Warming
Foster Home Care
Food Supply
4 Citations (Scopus)

Using gaming simulation to evaluate bioterrorism and emergency readiness training

Olson, D. K., Scheller, A. & Wey, A., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 20, SUPPL. 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Health
Civil Defense
Capacity Building