• Leaders in Global Health

Bringing the expertise of Illinois to the world, and a world of expertise to Illinois

What is our mission?

To improve the health of populations and individuals around the world, and to reduce health disparities, by collaboratively conducting trans-disciplinary research, training the next generations of global health leaders, and building the capacities of global and local partners

"Health cannot be a question of income; it is a fundamental human right"
—Nelson Mandela

Recent News

What's new at the Center for Global Health.

Gelila Goba named first Martin-Peterson Awardee

Center for Global Health core faculty member Dr. Gelila Goba (OB/GYN) the first recipient of the Martin-Peterson Global Health Scholar

Stevan Weine discusses his work with Immaculate Conception Church

Dr. Stevan Weine, professor of psychiatry in the UIC College of Medicine and director of the UIC Center for Global

Partnership takes on cervical cancer in Senegal

Until the 1950’s cervical cancer killed more American women than any other type of cancer.  Widespread screening has drastically decreased


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UIC Center for Global Health

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