SIFAT is partnering with the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and the Sparkman Center for Global Health ( to offer periodic seminars/workshops combining the best in academic research with appropriate technologies in a community development context to address basic human needs essential to good health. This two-week intensive program will cover food and nutrition and related issues and is a field experience component of the
UAB Certificate Course in Global Health.
“World Hunger and Malnutrition: Practical Solutions to Make a Difference” will be held on SIFAT’s campus May 27-June 6, 2008. For more information, please visit the training page of our website, e-mail Kathy Bryson ( or download the Field Course Training flyer.