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

Public Health experts address the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, with a focus on interventions that could help curtail the spread of the deadly virusMore
The Avance Center for the Advancement of Immigrant/Refugee Health will conduct the three-year intervention and evaluation study in the neighborhood of Langley Park, MD.More
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