Events

Throughout the year there are various events focused on global health.  Look for upcoming events and more information below.

Global Health Group Photo.

Past Events

Thank you for joining us!

UB Virtual Hour with Howard Podolsky, MD '91

"From Buffalo, New York to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: An International Healthcare Journey.”

Watch our program on Jacobs School facebook page and view the post from 11/16/2021 here.  

2021 Global Medicine Alumnus of the Year

Gonzalo Bearman, MD '97, MPH

Chair of the Division of Infectious Diseases,
Richard P. Wenzel Professor of Internal Medicine
and Hospital Epidemiologist,
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

Dr. Bearman is a graduate of the University at Buffalo’s Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and an expert in the area of general infectious diseases and HIV care. Currently, he is involved in the VCU Global Health and the Health Disparities Program and engaged in clinical research aimed to address the COVID-19 pandemic. He serves as the Director for the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center Incident Command Center Infectious Diseases/Hospital Infection Prevention Program and is a researcher on multiple COVID-19 studies, including Remdesevir and Sarilumab clinical trials.

Global Medicine Program

Become a part of the Global Medicine Program and make an impact today.

The Global Medicine Program at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences inspires, educates and equips students, residents and faculty to provide much-needed health care in medically underserved communities, locally and globally.