• 6th Annual World Health Day Symposium

    “Global Food Safety: The Roles of Agriculture, Health and Biological Sciences in the 21st Century”
    Robert A. Easter, PhD


Better health through research, education, and service

Our Commitment is Global

As the largest and one of the most diverse medical schools in the United States, UIC takes a leadership role in addressing global health issues. Our mission is to improve the health of populations around the world by training the next generation of global health leaders; by conducting collaborative, trans-disciplinary research that addresses critical global health threats; and by building the capacity of the University and its global health partners to respond to the complex health issues that challenge all.

"Countries have man made boundaries, Humanity does not."
—Dr. Binay Shah, Founder, Binaytara Foundation

Recent News

What's new at the Center for Global Health.

“Fotos From the Field” Photo Contest deadline April 16th, 2015

In conjunction with our 6th Annual World Health Day Presentation, the Center for Global Health is holding our Annual Photo

UIC Global Excellence Task Force and CGH Seed Grant Program 2015

The UIC Global Excellence Task Force and the UIC College of Medicine’s Center for Global Health have established an annual

UIC Campus Insights 2015 – Global Outreach

UIC faculty and students from every field of study are involved in research and service in nearly every corner of


Learn more about our project missions, goals, activities, and successes.

UIC Center for Global Health

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