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News and Events

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Recent News and Events

Take a trip with MSIH’s own “Indiana Jones of Global Health” from the Negev to Cambodia, to Somali-land, Vietnam, and Papua New Guinea. Listen to polyglot, Prof. Mick Alkan and how he sees the Coronavirus pandemic affecting motivation of current health workers and would-be doctors. (You’ll be surprised by his answer). Spend an hour with a quiet, modest, unsung hero who “just wants to help people.” Listen on Spotify now. Profs. Mick Alkan and Mark Clarfield Click the arrow on the left to listen: ...
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The Gold Humanism Honor Society Despite disruptions caused by the 2020 Global Pandemic, five new MSIH students have been selected for induction into the Gold Humanism Honor Society for the year 2021. The new physicians will join the ranks of 60 other MSIH graduates who have already been elected by their peers for "demonstrating unusual commitment to global health and commitment to humanism." Gold Standard in Healthcare The Arnold P. Gold Foundation's goal is to create the "Gold Standard" in healthcare – compassionate, collaborative and scientifically excellent care – to support clinicians throughout their careers, so the humanistic passion that ...
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Prospective student events
MSIH holds periodic prospective student events online, as well as in-person across the US, Canada, and Israel. We invite you to join us to learn more about our admissions process, as well as ask questions about our unique M.D. Program. Upcoming Information Sessions: We are not currently hosting any in-person information sessions. Please join us for a webinar instead. We will resume in-person events when it is advisable to do so. Upcoming Webinars: Join us to learn more about MSIH: Wednesday, December 16th, 2020, at 7:00 PM EST Register by clicking the link below: ...
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Prof. Noah Liel-Cohen
“ adopted the naming convention from the 8200 unit of Israel’s elite cyber intelligence corps,” explains Prof. Noah Liel-Cohen, newly-appointed coordinator of MSIH’s 4th year curriculum. “We are a network of Israeli leaders in every field of human endeavour that’s levering our combined knowledge and skills to advance and expand the country’s HealthTech ecosystem. As one of the second cohort to join 8400, I’ve been involved more or less from the beginning.” In June 2020, Dr. Liel retired from her position as Head of the Echocardiography Unit at Soroka University Medical Center and is now gearing up for the next ...
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medical school application
Applying to medical school takes time and patience. It’s not something you should rush, and it’s a process you should spend some time preparing for ahead of your deadline. If you want to study at your medical school of choice, you need to put the time and effort into preparing your documents and filling out the required information. Not supplying all the necessary documents, and not demonstrating that you have the experience and qualifications to be accepted can hinder your application. At MSIH, you can submit your medical school application online. This article explains what you need to know and ...
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Alumni in Global Health

Kate Horan on Doctors Without Borders missionKatherine (Kate) Horan, M.D., (class of 2012) is in the Ivory Coast on her fourth mission with Doctors Without Borders. 

After completing her pediatrics residency at Baystate Medical Center, Dr. Horan fulfilled her lifelong dream and joined Doctors Without Borders as a pediatrician. Over the past two years, she has served as the managing physician in a malaria and malnutrition ward in rural Chad, director of a refugee camp hospital in South Sudan, and technical advisor for a 300-bed pediatric hospital in Mali. Her current mission in the Ivory Coast involves the implementation and advancement of global neonatology protocols.

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