Office for Global Health
The Office for Global Health, part of the Sydney Medical School, works with the University of Sydney's Health Faculties to internationalise the research we undertake, the experience of our students and staff, and our approaches to learning and teaching. We also aim to contribute to the health and wellbeing of our region by engaging in health projects with some of our nearest neighbours.
A/Professor Kirsty Foster and Dr Fawzia Huq have visited the University of Copenhagen to strengthen our student exchange partnership following signing of an agreement in December 2014. Read more.
A team of four Sydney Medical School medical students recently represented the faculty in the 4th Siriraj International Medical Microbiology, Parasitology and Immunology Competition (SIMPIC) in Bangkok between 30th January to 2nd February 2015. Read more.
The second World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) will take place on 17th and 18th February 2015 in Qatar. Professor Stephen Colagiuri will be chairing one of six fora, as a recognized expert in diabetes. Find out more.
The University of Sydney has received five grants from the Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) in the recent call for proposals for the SPRINT - Sao Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration.