The Education Mission of the Center for Global Health is to improve the health of populations worldwide by training the next generation of global health leaders.To achieve this, the Center will:
- Educate residents, students, fellows, faculty and staff about issues in global health, focusing on international collaboration, and utilizing opportunities for study outside of the United States.
- Establish a Global Health track for MD students in the UIC College of Medicine that includes focused global training and an option for a Masters in Public Health.
- Provide mentoring and guidance for students and residents interested in patient education in other countries.
- Assess the impact of Center for Global Health educational programs on individual practitioners, global partners, and communities world-wide.