Global Health in Touch


The Center for Global Health (CGH) website can help you to keep in touch with global-health-relevant news and events on the Penn campus, in Philadelphia, and beyond. Please see below to join our Distribution List if you would like to receive occasional special notices from CGH. Visit our Home Page often for most current events and news. To be alerted every time we add a news item, follow us on Twitter. Use the calendar link below to get instructions on how to add your own relevant events to the CGH calendar.  

Global Health in the News 

You can access all global health news items selected by The Center for Global Health via our Twitter page. To be notified every time we add a news item, follow us on Twitter.

Global Health Calendar

The Global Health Events Calendar is open (for posting as well as learning about events) to the entire Penn community.  Whenever you learn of events that are relevant to global health, please feel free to add these items to the Global Health Events Calendar. 

if you have any difficulty, please contact The Center for Global Health via email or phone (215-898-0848).

Simply follow these steps to add an event to our calendar:

  • access Global Health calendar
  • find the relevant date on the calendar and, in the week or month view
  • click on [+] in the date box to enter information for the event you are posting, including description, start/stop dates and times, location, URL, etc.

Global Health Interest Distribution List

A few times a year The Center for Global Health sends time-sensitive information regarding events, news, and opportunities to everyone on this distribution list. Please follow the directions provided to register or remove your registration for this list.

Last updated:  October 20, 2016