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.

UCGHI helps lead One Health to Planetary Health

Learn how UCGHI has over its 10-year history helped lead a paradigm shift in approaches to global health challenges through its support of new ways of thinking about how human health, animals and the environment are intertwined.


$16 million NIH grant will help launch Center for Health Disparities Research at UC Riverside

Bruce Link a UCGHI Board Member and a Co-Principal Investigator spoke of the importance of UCGHI to help launch Center for Health Disparities Research at UC Riverside.

Letter from UC President Napolitano in support of the College Student Right to Access Act

UC President Napolitano came out in support of providing medication abortion at UC campus health centers “as soon as possible.” 

Apply now for GloCal Health Fellowship

Aspiring global health researchers are encouraged to apply by November 8, 2019.

Women giving birth in Uttar Pradesh, India, have worse experience at higher-level facilities

UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health new research looked at women’s experiences of patient-centered care in different facility types across the state of Uttar Pradesh.

UCLA Congo Basin Institute receives $1 million from Pritzker Family Foundation

UCLA has received a $1 million donation from the Anthony & Jeanne Pritzker Family Foundation to support UCLA’s Congo Basin Institute.

What’s killing sea otters? Scientists pinpoint parasite strain

UC Davis study identifies genetic link found between deadly pathogen and wild and feral cats on land.