Welcome Global Wildcat Alumni

Our alumni are located across the globe and lead with passion to help others change the world.

Alumni Spotlight

Global Achievement Award, 2020-21

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Kamila Tuyakbayeva

Global Achievement Award, 2020-21

Kamila Tuyakbayeva, MPA, will be given the Global Achievement Award for her professional achievement and humanitarian service in the arena of global health. Kamila has successfully worked to raise awareness around sexual and reproductive health, reproductive rights and gender equality with the Y-PEER network of the UN Population Fund in Kazakhstan. Currently, she serves as Patient Health Impact Manager at Pfizer to ensure innovative therapies are available across central Asia, the Caucasus and Mongolia. The College is proud of her public health leadership and her dedication to global public health. Congratulations Kamila, we look forward to your future achievements!

About the award: The Global Achievement Award recognizes alumni who have brought honor and credit to the University of Arizona and their profession in the global arena through professional achievement or humanitarian service.

Alumni can stay engaged with the Zuckerman College of Public Health by:

Joining the Bear Down Network

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GHI Alumni who participated in credit-bearing programs or graduated with a degree from the University of Arizona can join the MEZCOPH Group on the Bear Down Network.

GHI Alumni who participated in non-credit bearing programs can join the MEZCOPH Bear Down Network group as a Wildcat Friend.

Bear Down Network

Joining the LinkedIn Alumni Group

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To stay in touch with other alumni and up-to-date with research and programs at the College, join our LinkedIn Alumni group.

LinkedIn Alumni group.

Giving back by Joining The Dean’s Alumni Circle

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To keep the College and alumni connected while supporting current students, the Dean’s Alumni Circle serves as a leadership coalition that provides engagement with other alumni, with the leadership of the College, and with current initiatives. It offers a great way to “give back” to the College and support the next generation of public health professionals. Join the Dean’s Alumni Circle today!

Dean’s Alumni Circle


Were you a visiting international student that participated in a GHI program?

Reach out to us to keep us in the loop of new milestones and experiences. The GHI celebrates the achievements of our alumni and would love to hear from you!

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