triangle global health career day

Friday, February 7, 2020

triangle global health career day 2020!

Triangle Global Health Career Day provides an excellent opportunity for students and professionals interested in careers in global health to learn more about the field, make connections with influential individuals and institutions, and sharpen and develop marketable skills. Attendees will have opportunities to speak one-on-one with representatives from global health organizations to learn more about their work, hiring practices, and current opportunities.


The day’s activities will also include skill-building sessions, time for networking with local leaders in global health, and information and advice on entering into the field.

Thank you to Career Day speakers, exhibitors, and all who attended!


Friday, February 7

9:15 AM - 4:00 PM


RTI International

3040 E Cornwallis Road



Member: Full-time student: $10

Non-member: Full-time student: $20

Member: Professional: $15

Non-member: Professional: $25


Image credit: Steven R. McCaw, NIEHS Multimedia Services

Thank you to our 2020 host

Program Agenda

9:15 AM

Doors Open - Attendee Check-in and Exhibitor Floor Open 

10:00 AM


Jacqueline Olich, PhD, Vice President University Collaborations, RTI International

10:15 AM

Join our panelists to explore a range of global health careers across various sectors.  Panelists will share their experiences and discuss important aspects of global health career paths.

11:30 AM

Lunch: Networking, Exhibit Space Open

Attendees may bring lunch, pre-order a boxed lunch or purchase food from the RTI cafeteria.

12:30 PM

How will advances in health research, technology, public policy, and other drivers impact health workers in the US and around the world? Local health leaders will share their perspectives on the future health workforce and trends shaping global health careers. 

1:30 PM

Break: Networking, Exhibit Space Open

2:30 PM

Join our panelists to gain insights on frequently asked questions related to the hiring process including "do's" and "don't's" for cover letters and CVs, how to get a first interview, how to frame your experience and skills to catch a recruiter's eye, and more!

3:45 PM

Wrap Up and Networking


Panel: Careers in Global Health

Trisha Castranio
Program Manager, NIEHS
Kim Chin, BSc
Founder and Managing Partner, McChin Healthcare Solutions
Phillip Graham, DrPH
Senior Center Director, RTI International
Emily Kiser, MPH
Strategy and Development Officer, IntraHealth International
Stephanie Watson-Grant, PhD
Director of Field Operations, MEASURE Evaluation
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Roundtable: Leadership Perspectives on the Future Health Workforce

Ronny Bell, PhD
Professor & Chair, Department of Public Health, East Carolina University
Michele Broemmelsiek, MA
Chief Program Officer, IntraHealth International
Paul Domanico, PhD
Senior Director of Global Health Sciences, Clinton Health Access Initiative
Wendy Prudhomme-O'Meara, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine and Global Health, Duke Global Health Institute
Lisa Simutami
Chief Operating Officer, Ipas
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Panel: Career Development and Talent Sourcing

Thomas Luten
Regional Business Development, Health Career Connection
Sarah Martin, M.Ed.
Assistant Director for Graduate Admissions and Special Projects,
Duke Global Health Institute
Camille Mason, M.Ed.
Career Services Coordinator, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Aaron Turner
Talent Acquisition Manager,
RTI International
Leigh Warren, PHR, SHRM-CP
Senior Recruiter, International Development,
FHI 360
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65 TW Alexander Dr.


Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

(919) 589-7086

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