UC Global Health Institute

The UC Global Health Institute (UCGHI) mobilizes people and resources across the University of California to advance global health research, education and collaboration.

No summer rest as UC students eye global health abroad, at home

Four UC students talk about their summer global health experiences in Thailand, Ghana, Mexico and California's Central Valley.


New planetary health case studies are available now

The Planetary Health COE released three new web-based interactive case studies, adding to the growing librart of cases available to educators and students.

Planetary Health COE launches International Student Ambassador Program

Nine students from eight countries named ambassadors.

Online global health courses supplement campus offerings

UCGHI's online global health courses cover a variety of topics and are available to all UC undergraduates.

Women's Health, Gender and Empowerment COE awards summer grants to UC students

The awards fund research in drug addiction, health justice, LGBTQ+ inmates and health disparities among Latina immigrants. 

Global Programs Offices strengthen UC researchers’ work in Africa

Offices abroad offer UC researchers financial management, procurement, logistics and compliance services, as well as local technical expertise.