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. 

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The Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) program is a rigorous program that aims to educate the next generation of public health leaders and equip them for success at the...More
Drs. Sorel and Graham from Milken Institute SPH can talk about the prevalence of sports injuries, and especially head trauma, and tips for playing safely.More
Experts have been actively involved in investigations into an outbreak of a similar virus, which caused SARS, and can talk about epidemiology & transmission of MERS.More