UC Global Health Institute

The UC Global Health Institute (UCGHI) is a system-wide initiative that stimulates, nurtures, and promotes global health research, education, and collaboration to advance the University's mission to improve the lives of people in California and around the world. UCGHI leverages the diverse expertise across the University to revolutionize training of future global health leaders and accelerate the discovery and implementation of transformative global health solutions.

Online courses prep those in line to aid global health

Female student on her bed looking at computerOnline courses – launched this fall by the UC Global Health Institute and the Innovative Learning Technology Initiative – offer undergraduates throughout UC opportunities to explore a discipline that is growing in popularity.


Present your work at UC Global Health Day 2018 - apply by December 15, 2017

UCGHI is now accepting abstracts for posters and breakout sessions.

DACA students represent the students we want, the doctors we need

Two deans from UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine argue that ending the DACA program would have profound implications for our health care system.

Los Alamos research fundamental to first efficacy study for mosaic HIV-1 preventive vaccine

International partners announced the first efficacy study for an investigational HIV-1-preventive “mosaic” vaccine.

Theater experience shapes this GloCal fellow’s medical career

Learn about Huan Vinh Dong's multidisciplinary approach to global health research and medicine. 

Funding opportunity available for campus-based violence prevention research

Women’s Health, Gender and Empowerment Center of Expertise seeks proposals for global seed grants.