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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…

Wisconsin Without Borders AwardsDecember 6, 2019Three UW-Madison students named 2020 Rhodes finalistsDecember 2, 2019UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health: Native American Center for Health Professions receives $1M grant renewal for student recruitment, supportNovember 20, 2019The climate crisis will profoundly affect the health of every child alive today, report saysNovember 14, 2019Advancing science through strong relationshipsNovember 4, 2019More news »


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