Meet our 2018-2019 Distinguished Graduate Fellows
Meet our 2018-2019 Distinguished Graduate Fellows

The Miami DeclarAction in The Lancet

The realization of better health for all cannot be achieved without addressing suffering and pain.

The Miami DeclarAction in The Lancet

The realization of better health for all cannot be achieved without addressing suffering and pain.
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"The University of Miami leverages its unique geographic advantage to forge research, academic exchange, and innovation-driven partnerships that improve the quality of life throughout the Americas. Having an institute that is devoted to the advanced study of the Americas continues our great tradition of collaboration among students and scholars throughout the hemisphere and positions the University as a force for integration throughout the world.“


JULIO FRENK
President, University of Miami
Former Minister of Health, Mexico

 

The Institute is key at convening and supporting scholarship relevant to the Americas. Following are some of the recent discussions, symposia, research lunches and special presentations sponsored and organized by the institute.

RELEVANT STORIES and Events MIA IN THE NEWS

UMiami Research Aids Understanding of How Immigration Traumas Make Kids Sick

Ashley Marchante-Hoffman, to whom UMIA awarded a 2018 Barrett Prize for her dissertation "Giving Voice to Underserved, Foreign-Born Latino Youth: Trauma, Stree, and Health in the Primary Care Setting", has been featured in this wonderful piece by WLRN.

Su Médico: University of Miami MIA The Economist evaluó a México en control del cáncer

“Para ser eficaz, la incidencia política debe basarse en evidencias, además de las aspiraciones y la inspiración, y es esa combinación la que ayuda a lograr cambios focalizados en los sistemas de salud”. - Felicia Knaul

Mapping Creole Miami

A Powerful UM Event About Black Miami, Immigration and Identity

New UMiami Research Shows How Fresh Water Stokes Caribbean Hurricanes

Johna Rudzin, to whom UMIA awarded a 2018 Barrett Prize for her dissertation "An Assessment of the Caribbean Sea's Upper Ocean Influence on Air-Sea Interaction During Tropical Cyclones", has been featured in this wonderful piece by WLRN

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