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Learning lies at the heart of the Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

From undergraduates to health practitioners, students choose global health education. Expanding their worldview. Delving into complex determinants of health and disease. Collaborating and engaging communities large and small—and finding new pathways to well-being.

They earn Certificates in Global Health, complete international clerkships, participate in field experiences. They are Badgers becoming citizens of the world.



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Global Health2020 Global Health Symposium explores many paths toward health and well-beingWith its 16th annual Global Health Symposium, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Global Health Institute invites indigenous scholars and community members to help explore the many ways to advance health across the world. They will join …Read more…

an iceberg floats in the sea in front of a group of homesGlobal HealthUW–Madison signs Second Nature Resilience CommitmentFollowing on the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s recent STARS silver rating for campus sustainability, Chancellor Rebecca Blank has announced that UW–Madison will sign the Resilience Commitment administered by Second Nature. Chancellor Blank made her announcement at …Read more…

STUDENTS SEE OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE AT HIGH SCHOOL GLOBAL HEALTH DAYJanuary 21, 2020Conservationist reminds us: Aldo Leopold still relevant todayJanuary 10, 2020Preparing medical students to practice in rural areasJanuary 10, 2020Wisconsin Without Borders AwardsDecember 6, 2019Three UW-Madison students named 2020 Rhodes finalistsDecember 2, 2019More news »


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