Global Health

The Department of Global Health offers diverse programs of study that prepare students to make a difference in the health of people around the world. With 3 fields of study, a joint degree program with Environmental and Occupational Health, several joint degree programs with other Schools at GW and over 20 international practicum opportunities, our students have limitless opportunities to examine global health concepts and conduct interdisciplinary research. From our home base in Washington, D.C., you will gain the skills and experience necessary to take on today’s most pressing global health challenges. 

Department News

Six Milken Institute SPH faculty experts are available to comment and offer insights into the various elements and impacts of the Ebola virus outbreak.More
GWSPH students Solape, Kristely, Katie & Stuart are available to answer prospective student questions about the GWSPH experience, application process, life in DC & more.More
Global Health Adjunct Professor Charles Teller passed away on Thursday, August 28, 2014 and is remembered for his passion for and work in public health.More