Global Health

Milken Institute School of Public Health Department of Global Health offers diverse public health 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, DC, you will gain the skills and experience necessary to take on today’s most pressing global health challenges. 

Department News

The exhibition examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian people.More
On October 9, 2015, actress Freida Pinto came to Milken Institute SPH for a special screening of the "Girl Rising" film and discussion of the accompanying campaign.More
Experts have experience with and have conducted research on MERS and similar viruses such as SARS, H1N1 and H5N1.More