Building Interprofessional Global Health Infrastructure at a University and Health System: Navigating Challenges and Scaling Successes
Lucille B. Pilling, EdD,MPH, BSN, RN; Janice Bogen, MA; Louis N. Hunter, PT, DPT; Robert Simmons, DrPH, MPH, MCHES, CPH; Nicholas Leon, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP; James D. Plumb, MD, MPH; and Richard J. Derman, MD, MPH, FACOG
Global Jefferson will create sustainable programs of global distinction through collaboration that position Jefferson as a local and international destination and resource for education, research, and clinical activities.
Global Jefferson is supported by the Associate Provost for Global Affairs, part of the Office of the Provost.
Global activity at Jefferson includes:
- Global Health Initiatives Committee (GHIC)
- Service Learning
- Global Research & Exchange between institutions
- Pre-clinical, translational, clinical, and applied research