We work to achieve health equity for vulnerable groups and individuals around the world through research, education and partnership.
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Where We Work
DGHI faculty, staff and students collaborate with organizations and communities across the globe to train students, conduct research and pursue global health solutions. This map shows where faculty and students worked in the past year.
DGHI faculty received 247 externally funded research grants with total annual funding of $63.7 million in 2021-22.View projects
DGHI faculty, staff and students are engaged in projects and partnerships in 40 countries across the globe.Explore partnership locations
DGHI hosts education programs for undergraduate, master's degree, medical and doctoral students from a broad range of disciplines.See education programs
Voices of DGHI
"It becomes apparent to me that sometimes, treating the body without caring for the mind can be counterproductive."
-- Master of Science in Global Health student Judith Mwobobia on the lessons of her field research experience
Voices of DGHI
Learning Cancer’s Impact on Mental Health
My summer fieldwork showed me that to treat the body, you sometimes first have to...Read More
Education & Training
DGHI prepares learners at every level to understand and address health disparities affecting communities in the United States and countries around the world.
Master of Science in Global Health
Why Study Global Health at Duke?
The Advantage of Fieldwork