International Activity Map

What You Will Learn

  • How to create an interactive map displaying locations where your organization's faculty work

Quick Steps

  1. Create an International Activity Map component
  2. Enter one or more OrgIDs to display different groups of faculty
  3. Insert the component onto a page as "International Activity Map" template
Yale School of Medicine faculty are involved in a multitude of international research projects and collaborations in every part of the world. You can use the International Activity map to display visually where your organization's faculty are at work across the globe.


  1. In an appropriate folder in Building Blocks, click the Create tab and click the New Component button.
  2. Name the component, then choose the schema International Activity Map.
  3. Enter a title in the Title field.
  4. Enter a brief summary of your organization's international activity in the Description field (optional).
  5. In the OrgID(s) to display field, enter the organization IDs of groups of faculty whose activity you want to see mapped. Click the add button (green addition symbol) to add multiple organization IDs.
    • The organization IDs for organizations appear in the URL of the Details pages in the profile system. Example: ""
  6. In the Faculty Profile Component field, insert a faculty profile component that's used on a Faculty Profile page in the same structure group as the page where you'll insert the International Activity Map.
  7. Go into your Root folder and open the structure group and page for where you want to include your International Activity Map.
  8. Insert the "International Activity Map" component and select the "International Activity Map" template from the template dropdown list
  9. Save & Close, then publish this page. 

YSPH International Activity : South Africa


Elizabeth Bradley

Professor of Public Health (Health Policy) and of Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Director, Yale Global Health Initiative
Faculty Director, Global Health Leadership Institute
Master, Branford College, Yale College

South Africa

Executive Training Program for Health Care Professionals

Richard Bucala

Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Pathology and Residential College Associate Fellow in Faculty of Arts and Sciences

South Africa (2010)

Genetic studies of human host susceptibility to tuberculosis

Gerald Friedland

Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

South Africa (2011)

Midwifery Program in South Africa
The Midwifery Intra-Partum experience is a newly developed collaboration with the Church of Scotland Hospital (COSH), in Tugela Ferry, South Africa. There is strong emphasis at YSN on offering relevant educational experiences for health care providers who chose to serve in the developing world. The... 

Tugela Ferry, South Africa (2002)

TB, HIV, South Africa
Integrating HIV and TB diagnosis, care and treatment Confronting XDR TB and HIV in Rural South Africa

Alison Galvani

Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Durban, South Africa (2010)

Infectious disease, South Africa
Workshop on Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Control, Durban, South Africa

South Africa (2010)

Integrated Tsetse Fly Ecology and Genetics for Improved HAT Control

Debbie Humphries

Clinical Instructor in Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

South Africa (2011)

Monitoring and Evaluation of Secure the Future
Secure the Future is an initiative of the Bristol-Myers Squibb Company to strengthen the capacity of African countries to deal effectively with the HIV pandemic. The Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS at Yale has established a Monitoring and Evaluation Unit (MEU) for the BMS/STF... 

South Africa (2010)

Supervision of Student Research

Jeannette Ickovics

Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Psychology
Director, Community Alliance for Research & Engagement (CARE)
Deputy Director and Director of Training, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

South Africa (2008)

Prenatal Care and HIV Prevention
The long-term objective of this study is to reduce risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) during and after pregnancy among adolescents.

Linda Niccolai

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)
Director, HPV-IMPACT Project (Emerging Infections Program)
Deputy Director, Office International Training (CIRA)
Director, Development Core at Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

South Africa (2009)

AIDS International Training and Research Program (AITRP)
Training researchers from the Russian Federation, China, India, and South Africa in HIV prevention research.

A. Paltiel

Professor of Public Health (Health Policy) and of Management

South Africa (2008  - 2008)

HIV Prevention and Care Cost-Effectiveness
With colleagues in South Africa, Professor Paltiel has researched and published on the cost-effectiveness of alternative HIV prevention and patient care interventions.

Peter Salovey

President of the University

South Africa (2000)

Building the Capacity for AIDS Research
This project focused on AIDS-related stigma and its effects on limiting the ability of HIV-infected women to choose a safe alternative to breastfeeding, thus risking transmission of HIV to their infants. It was conducted in partnership with the University of Pretoria to develop research...