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.

Climate change puts heat on public health

Health researchers across the University of California are working to understand the physical and social effects of climate change. 


Video: Careers in global health

UCGHI leadership and friends tell students about career options in global health. 

Women’s Health, Gender and Empowerment Center of Expertise awards summer grants to five UC undergraduates

Scholarship recipients use COE funding to investigate the intersection and interrelated nature of women's health, gender and empowerment.

Apply now for GloCal Health Fellowship

Aspiring global health researchers are encouraged to apply by November 15, 2018.

First Fogarty dermatology fellow studies Kaposi’s sarcoma in Uganda

Dr. Aileen Chang broke the mold when she chose to investigate Kaposi’s sarcoma in Uganda as a GloCal Health fellow.

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.