Public Health and Migration

Public Health and Migration are two significant issues that today have become intertwined in the face of an economic crisis and the massive influx of refugees. The Center continuously aims to address the challenges raised by conflict and economic strife by engaging with local and regional partners to develop sustainable networks of support for healthcare and address the link between humanitarian approaches, rights, and development. The Center also maintains its commitment in ensuring that the role of the University in advancing policy responses and reshaping narratives remains a priority.

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July 25, 2017

الاميرة منى تؤكد اهمية تطوير البحوث السريرية

عمان - بدأت في كلية التمريض في جامعة كولومبيا امس، برعاية سمو الأميرة منى الحسين، راعية التمريض والقبالة في إقليم شرق المتوسط، ورئيس المجلس التمريضي الأردني، اجتماعات القمة الثالثة لقادة التمريض والقبالة في 22 دولة من جنوب وشرق افريقيا وشرق المتوسط.

July 25, 2017

Nurses continually challenged with new, emerging issues — Princess Muna

Participants from 22 countries met in Amman for the 3rd Global Nursing and Midwifery Clinical Research Development Initiative Summit, a two-day platform for experts from the southern and eastern African and eastern Mediterranean regions to discuss issues related to clinical research and ways to improve health services in the midst of conflicts and wars. 

July 24, 2017

الأميرة منى تدعو للاستثمار في العاملين بالتمريض

بدأت في كلية التمريض في جامعة كولومبيا أمس الاثنين، برعاية الأميرة منى الحسين، راعية التمريض والقبالة في إقليم شرق المتوسط، ورئيس المجلس التمريضي الأردني، اجتماعات القمة الثالثة لقادة التمريض والقبالة في 22 دولة من جنوب وشرق افريقيا وشرق المتوسط

July 23, 2017

الأردن يستضيف قمة تجمع قادة التمريض والقبالة

عمان - يجتمع قادة التمريض والقبالة من إقليمي جنوب وشرق أفريقيا وشرق المتوسط في القمة الثالثة والأخيرة في الاردن خلال يومي 24 و25 تموز الحالي لمناقشة أولويات الأبحاث السريرية التي تساهم في تطوير سياسات فعالة وتحديد آليات تطوير الرعاية الصحية على المستويين الإقليمي والعالمي في ضوء أزمة اللاجئين والاحتياجات الصحية المتزايدة

July 21, 2017

Global nursing, midwifery summit to be held in Amman July 24-25

AMMAN — A global nursing and midwifery summit, to be held in Amman on July 24-25, will address large global health disparities and the development of a robust nursing and midwifery profession, a critical goal in regions with challenged human resources for healthcare services, a statement by the organisers said.

June 08, 2017

President’s Global Innovation Fund 2017

Provost John H. Coatsworth has announced the fifth round of grants from the President’s Global Innovation Fund (PGIF) on June 1, 2017. 11 projects received awards this year after being selected by a review committee of senior faculty drawn from both the Morningside and medical campuses.

January 02, 2017

Columbia Nursing: Changing Lives that Change the World

The imperative to provide education, resources and networks to positively impact global healthcare has never been more urgent. In an increasingly interconnected world, there is a rapidly growing awareness of the global health issues and inequities affecting millions, calling for new ways of thinking and problem solving.

Read the fall/winter 2016 Columbia Nursing Issue here

September 21, 2016

Exploring a Region in Transition as Change Sweeps the Middle East

Historic waves of migration, unprecedented digital activism, challenges to religious pluralism: amid all of these developments in the Middle East, Columbia Global Centers – Columbia University’s network of eight education and learning centers around the world – are exploring the implications of these changes on culture, health and safety, and politics in the region.

September 13, 2016

Redefining a University’s Role for a World in Crisis

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- "With civil conflict, terrorist threats, and major health crises causing unprecedented disruption in communities all over the world, universities must step up to a new level of globalism in our outlook and in our activities," says Professor Safwan M. Masri, Executive Vice President for Global Centers and Global Development at Columbia University

July 06, 2016

Global summit aims to develop sustainable network to support nursing and midwifery clinical research

On July 18-19, 2016, Columbia Global Centers | Amman and Columbia University School of Nursing will host the Global Nursing and Midwifery Clinical Research Development Initiative in Amman, Jordan. Experts from approximately 22 countries in the Eastern Mediterranean region will meet to identify, prioritize, and gain consensus on how to address critical regional health needs.

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