At a Glance


Total number of faculty: 60
Total number of affiliates: 41

Faculty by School

Our aim is to make significant contributions to the prevention and treatment of health problems around the world, and be the leading academic global health institute in the world.


Education and Training


375 students have completed global health education programs since 2008

20% of global health undergraduates complete a honor thesis (or double thesis)

73% of MSc-GH alums are working in the field of global health or pursuing further education

16 medical trainees have completed the global health residency/fellowship pathway since 2008


As of Summer 2014


DGHI faculty are leading more than 300 active global health research projects in 54 countries.

The results of more than 60 of these projects have direct implications for global health policy or practice.

In addition, our faculty published more than 320 articles in leading academic journals.



Student Field Projects

Total number of student project placements in FY14:
140 student projects in 19 countries



Priority Partnership Locations