2014 Police Grad CeremonyGPHNIDARaj and PrincessKimberlyAmy, Jose Luis, SteffAngela RobinsonGPHMalawi Cultural ExchangeGPHArgentina ServinGPHBelen PeruGPHEl Cuete Phase 4Hal and Sue ShutzGPHHFit ClinicKarishma and ParticipantRaj and TutuRibbon Cutting PrevencasaArgentina and SergioShira and SteffSilverman in GuatemalaSteff PostDoc AwardDavid GoodmanGPH

Welcome to the Division of
Global Public Health

It is our goal to increase awareness and prevent diseases of global health importance through research and training programs based at UCSD and internationally. Read More

FEATURED: Anita Raj, PhD, featured in Thomson Reuters article, discusses child marriage...."It increases the risk of infant mortality, maternal mortality and child malnutrition as well as depression and suicidal tendencies because child brides are often exposed to violence and abuse"......Read More

Did You Know We Work in over 15 Countries? 


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New Joint Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Substance Use

The School of Social Work at San Diego State University and the Division of Global Public Health, School of Medicine, UC San Diego are proud to offer a new Joint Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Substance Use Studies.

Now accepting applications. Program Description 

Global Health News 

  • Jaime Arredondo won second place in the Video Challenge competition for UC Global Health Day. You can watch the video here: Watch video
  • GPH studies highlighted in publication on Health Initiatives on the Mexico-U.S. Border. Read more
  • Brooke West and co-authors publish article in Annals of Epi on gender disparities in AIDS diagnoses among people who inject drugs in large US cities. Read more
  • Jennifer Wagman, PhD and co-authors publish findings in The Lancet Global Health on the effectiveness of an integrated intimate partner violence and HIV prevention intervention in Rakai, Uganda. Read more
  • Dr. Jamila Stockman wins the Linda Saltzman New Investigator Award!
  • Elizabeth Reed, GPH assistant professor, studies how microfinance can help reduce HIV risk among women working in sex work. Read More
  • Proyecto ESCUDA featured in NIH Record. Read More
  • "California Consent Law not about Preventing Assault" by Elizabeth Reed, ScD, Assistant Professor, Global Public Health. Read More
  • Dr. Anita Raj speaks to her local community about child marriage. Read More
  • Dr. Radhika Sundararajan newly published article in AIDS & Behavior "Qualitative Study of Changes in Alcohol Use Among HIV-Infected Adults Entering Care and Treatment for HIV/AIDS in Rural Southwest Uganda".  Read More
  • New review article published in Clinical Microbiology Reviews by Tim Mackey, Phd, Kimberly Brouwer, Phd and co-authors examines the policy and innovation environment for emerging and re-emerging neglected tropical diseases. Read More

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