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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.

Education News

Global HealthSharing solutions, facing the challenges of global mental healthJUNE 27-28. An interdisciplinary group of experts from Nigeria, Uganda, Ethiopia, Milwaukee and Madison gather for two Global Mental Health public lectures.Read more…

Global HealthYoung African Leaders Speak Out: 2019 YALI TuesdaysFourteen of the 25 Mandela Washington Fellows at UW-Madison this summer are deeply involved in ensuring health for their countries and communities. Attend a series of four YALI Global Health Seminars, July 2, 9, 16 and 23, to listen to the scholars discuss global health issues.Read more…

GHI receives $5,000 grant from Evjue FoundationJune 12, 2019The hands of children can be seen around a large basin of water. They have tubes to catch mosquito larvae and pupae in their hands.From Mosquitoes to Antibiotic Resistance, Global Health 2019 Grants Advance Projects Across the WorldJune 12, 2019Native Nations_UW Leadership Summit Highlights Directions for PartnershipsMay 16, 2019Social Problems Initiative projects selectedMay 8, 2019WKOW: Digging Deeper – Wisconsin parents and doctors on ‘high-alert’ amid measles outbreakMay 7, 2019More news »


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