1. UGHE’s inaugural class of medical students on their first visit to campus. Photo by Danny Kamanzi for UGHE.

    UGHE’s Inaugural Class of Medical Students Pledges Commitment to Health Equity

    On July 10th, 2019, a new era of global health education began in Butaro, Rwanda. The University of Global Health Equity matriculated its inaugural class of medical students, who will spend the next six years on campus as part of the university’s new Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery/Master of Science in Global Health Delivery […]

  2. UGHE Chancellor Dr. Paul Farmer Awarded Rwanda’s Highest Honor

    On Saturday, September 1st, 2019, the Chancellor of the University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), Dr. Paul Farmer, was awarded Rwanda’s highest honor, the National Order of Outstanding Friendship (Igihango), by Rwandan President Paul Kagame. The medal, which has been granted to only nine individuals in the country’s history, is given to those who have […]