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 

  • 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
  • Elizabeth Reed, ScD, Assistant Professor and Fordham RETI fellow examines gender-based violence, HIV, and the intersection of these two health threats. Read More
  • Newly published commentary by Dr. Tim Mackey, PhD and colleagues on new health-related Internet domains featured in NPR story "Will Health Make it More Likely that You'll Get Scammed?" and other medial outlets Medical News Today, CBC and Kaiser Health News. Read More
  • New research from Holly Shakya PhD (forthcoming in the American Journal of Public Health) uses social network analysis to show how social norms determine latrine ownership in rural India. Read More
  • Dr. Steffanie Strathdee - Lancet Profile: For Steffanie Strathdee, co-Director of the UCGHI GloCal Health Fellowship and Associate Dean of Global Health Sciences at UCSD, being drawn into the world of HIV/AIDS was no accident.  Read More.....

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