Join the Global Health Student Advisory Council

Center for Global Health
August 10, 2022

Application Deadline: September 16, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. (EST)

Calling all students passionate about global health! The MUSC Center for Global Health is currently accepting new applications for members of the Global Health Student Advisory Council.

The purpose of the Global Health Student Advisory Council is to provide the students’ perspective, input, and advice to the Center for Global Health. The council will advise the Center for Global Health on pressing global health issues at the College level, provide insight and feedback on events and activities, and strategies to strengthen engagement with MUSC students.

More specifically, as a member, student participants will be charged with the following:

  • To provide the student perspective on current and future global health programming, resources, and events
  • To serve as a voice for their respective college in communicating student interests in global health
  • To increase the visibility of global health activities at MUSC
  • To organize and participate in global health events on campus
  • To create effective communication with other MUSC student organizations with similar global health interests
  • The Center for Global Health will serve as liaisons to support the activities of the Council such as identifying meeting spaces, providing refreshments, facilitating communication between members, and implementing the programs recommended by the student leaders.

Application Instructions

To apply for a position on the MUSC Center for Global Health Student Advisory Council, please submit the following documents in a PDF via email to

1. A general statement describing any prior global health experiences, and your interest in participating in this council. (Not to exceed 500 words).

2. (Optional) Letter of recommendation from a faculty member at MUSC.

3. Provide the following contact information at the top of your general statement.

a. Name
b. College Affiliation
c. Program of Study
d. Email
e. Phone

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kathleen Ellis via email at or Kelsi Schagunn at

All application materials are due by 4:30 p.m. (EST) on September 16, 2022.