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.

10 years, 10 campuses, one trailblazing career: Haile Debas reflects on UC Global Health Institute

Global health visionary Dr. Haile Debas looks back on 10 years of impact for the UC Global Health Institute.

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UC Global Health Day 2020: Sustaining Communities and Climates for Health

UC Global Health Day 2020 call for abstracts and breakout sessions are now open. Apply today!

How giant kelp may respond to climate change

UC Davis study finds in a changing ocean, giant kelp's reproductive success depends on where it's from.

As Supreme Court takes up DACA, UC students rally in support

University of California will appear before the Supreme Court on November 12th to fight for the future of nearly 700,000 young people who came to the U.S. as children.

Are students getting enough air?

UC Davis and Berkeley Lab study find many California classrooms don't have sufficient ventilation.

UC President Napolitano’s statement on White House exit from Paris climate accord

UC President Janet Napolitano issued a statement following the Trump administration’s decision to withdraw the United States from the landmark Paris climate agreement.

Researchers look to wetlands to increase Delta water quality

UC Merced professor hopes to improve water quality in the California Delta by studying local wetlands.

Novel surgery may prevent lymphedema in patients with breast cancer

UC San Diego Health now offers a novel surgical procedure to help prevent complications following lymph node dissection. 

Best of frenemies: unexpected role of social networks in ecology

UC Davis study finds social networking plays a bigger role in ecology than anyone previously thought.

The hippo's hidden world

UC Santa Barbara scientists are first to track hippo movement and land use.