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

Experts have experience with and have conducted research on MERS and similar viruses such as SARS, H1N1 and H5N1.More
The students visited Valenti House, a community-based halfway house in DC that provides high-quality transitional care & support for people suffering from mental illness.More
Botticelli addressed more than 450 students, sharing stories of the real-life people their work can help save and charged them to make the world a healthier place.More