Public Health in the News – May 24, 2015

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  • Great news for NU’s Access to Health project! Courtney and Chris Combe have given the program $1 million, which will provide funding for capacity-building interventions and establish two new fellowships, one for an NU Law graduate focused on health and human rights, and the other for a clinical fellow.
  • Northwestern Medicine recently opened a new clinic aiming to help patients with Huntington’s Disease.
  • An NU summit brought together students and alumni from many countries for GlobeMed, an organization “founded on the premise that local people need to lead the way in order for aid projects to succeed.”
  • A recent student showcase highlighted accomplishments of NU students on the Qatar campus, including projects working with the homeless and with women.
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