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.

UC Speaks Up for research and prevention of campus-based sexual violence

Learn how a multi-campus effort is creating a concrete picture of how students, faculty and staff perceive interpersonal violence and the resources available in their communities.


UCGHI welcomes new deputy director

Get to know our new deputy director, Sun Cotter!

Twenty new GloCal fellows embark on a year of research

Welcome to the GloCal Health Fellowship 2019-2020 cohort! 

Bringing emergency care to Tanzania

GloCal fellow Hendry Sawe works on the frontline of emergency care and research in Tanzania.  

Medical students learn about practicing medicine with limited resources in Peru

All return to graduation with ‘a priceless dose of perspective.'

Alumna’s film about Syrian refugees wins Audience Award for Best Feature at SF DocFest

We Are Not Princesses, the first feature film by UC Santa Cruz alumna Bridgette Auger (SocDoc ’11) was honored at the 2019 San Francisco Documentary Film Festival.

UC Irvine Chancellor Gillman joins the UCGHI Board of Directors

The Board welcomes Chancellor Gillman and bids farewell to UC Riverside Chancellor Wilcox. 

Five UC undergraduates receive scholarships for projects in women’s health, gender and empowerment

The UCGHI Women’s Health, Gender and Empowerment COE Summer Scholars program continues with another cohort of outstanding students.

Video: Careers in global health

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