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Training the Trainers in Ethiopia

Effective teaching, mentorship, and leadership skills are essential for faculty success in academic medicine, but these skills are rarely taught in medical school and residency training programs, particularly in low-resource settings. To address this gap among anesthesia educators in Ethiopia, a 13-week course was developed and piloted in a virtual platform from September 2020-January 2021.

Vanderbilt International Journal Club: 2016 Meetings

2016 Meeting Dates
 Global Cancer: April 4, 6:30 p.m.
 Hosted by Drs. Sten Vermund and Douglas Morgan, and the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health
 Global Pathology: June 13, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
 Hosted by Dr. Quentin Eichbaum and the Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
 Ethics in International Collaboration: October 3, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Vanderbilt received $3 million grant to support international anesthesia education and training programs in Kenya

Vanderbilt University has received a $3 million grant from the GE Foundation’s Developing Health Globally program to fund international medical education and research in Kenya and other low-resource regions of the world.