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.

In health research, local efforts have global benefit

Projects from UCSF and UC Riverside highlight the importance of borderless research in the pursuit for good global health. 


Eleven trainees begin GloCal Health Fellowship

The 2018-2019 cohort of GloCal fellows begin their year-long fellowship in July.

From surgery to policy, Juliet Okoroh seeks health justice worldwide

Okoroh, a 2017-2018 GloCal fellow, is the first researcher to examine the impact of Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme on the cost of surgical care.

Planetary Health Center of Expertise selects summer fellows

Meet the summer 2018 Planetary Health Summer Field Experience fellows!

Women’s Health, Gender and Empowerment COE sparks collaboration in the name of #MeToo

Collaborators at UC Santa Barbara are enhancing anti harassment efforts and education on campus. 

New planetary health case studies are available now

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

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.