Mosquito on hand

Key findings could lead to new treatments for malaria

Sebastian Nasamu, an MD/PhD student at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, battled successive bouts of malaria as a child growing up in Ghana. He survived ­– and has committed himself to eradicating the disease. Now Nasamu, Daniel Goldberg, MD, PhD, and colleagues have identified two crucial enzymes in the malarial parasite’s arsenal: […]

University of Ghana

The University of Ghana, the premier university and the largest university in Ghana was founded as the University College of the Gold Coast by Ordinance on August 11, 1948 for the purpose of providing and promoting university education, learning and research. As the leading university in Ghana, the university aims to produce the next generation of […]

Spotlight on Ghana

Learn more about the Global Diversity Overseas Seminar Program and their recent trip to Ghana.

Anesthesiology launches collaboration with hospital in Ghana

The Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis established a partnership with the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital and faculty of the University of Ghana Medical School.

Chancellor’s visit to Ghana

Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton travelled to Ghana to meet with officials from the University of Ghana.

Please burn after reading

Jean Allman, professor of history and director of the Center for the Humanities at Washington University in St. Louis, has been studying the surprising networks that formed around Nkrumah, and in her research, she’s discovered documents never meant for her eyes.

Water for Ghana

Water for Ghana: Working for Community Water Solutions