Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MIRTH)


The MHIRT Research Internship program offers undergraduate and graduate students an opportunity to participate in a hands-on research internship in an international setting. Gain valuable skills and enhance your academic portfolio working alongside public health and health science professionals from Romania. The purpose of the MHIRT program is to offer international research experiences with the intent to increase participation in the health sciences with underrepresented and underserved populations, increase cultural competency, and ultimately reduce health disparities.

Starting / Ending Date

May 2019 – July 2019

Project Coordinator

Babeș-Bolyai University from Cluj-Napoca – Romania


Funder: National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Grant Number: T37 MD 001453-05

Staff from Department of Public Health

Project Manager

Research Assistant

Assistant Professor

Research Assistant

Research Assistant