Date:   April 16, 2014


To:       All UF Graduate Students, Coordinators and Staff, and Faculty


From:   UF Global Health Case Competition


RE:     UF Global Health Case Competition This Saturday, 9am-5pm, in the HPNP Auditorium


You are specially invited to attend the inaugural UF Global Health Case Competition and watch ten interprofessional teams of students present their recommendations to a global health issue. Teams are composed of both undergraduate and graduate UF students of various majors and academic background. This event is free and open to the public. For more information and a detailed schedule, please visit and email [log in to unmask] to RSVP.


9am – Opening, HPNP Auditorium

9:30am-12pm – Presentations 1-5, HPNP Auditorium

12-1pm – Lunch Break

1pm-3:30pm – Presentations 6-10, HPNP Auditorium

3:30-4 pm – Deliberations

4-4:30pm – Judges’ Panel, HPNP Auditorium

4:30-5pm – Awards Ceremony & Closing, HPNP Auditorium


The UF Global Health Case Competition is a student-led initiative that aims to bring together students from multiple disciplines and provide them with the opportunity to tackle current and critical global health issues in a collaborative and competitive environment. Modeled after Emory University's Global Health Case Competition, this competition seeks to promote interdisciplinary approaches to solving real-life issues, simulating future workplace settings.