Center for Global and Community Health

Global Health at UTMB trains health professionals to work with vulnerable populations at home and abroad. We provide cutting-edge interprofessional learning opportunities working with our long-term partners to provide safe, well-supervised, and meaningful international electives for our learners. UTMB has field sites in the Dominican Republic, Kenya, Peru and Uganda. The collaborative projects our trainees participate in add significant value to our partners, which maintains UTMB's status as an innovator in global health education. LEARN MORE.


  • VectorFeatured

    Vector-borne Infectious Disease Conference

    January 15, 2020, 13:45 PM by Dylan Lancaster
    Presented by UTMB, Nature Communications, and npj Vaccines. March 23 - 25 (2020) at Moody Gardens in Galveston Texas.
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  • MauaMH Lab

    Maua Methodist Hospital Laboratory

    December 3, 2019, 10:36 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    In 13 years that I have been visiting Maua Methodist Hospital, I have seen the single-room, small laboratory remodeled into a much larger 3 room, modern laboratory.
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  • HDEART2019

    HDEART Consortium Summer Workshop 2019

    April 15, 2019, 11:44 AM by Dylan Lancaster
    Registration Now Open. This workshop provides a comprehensive understanding of health disparities, ways to address them to enhance health equity in minority and medically underserved populations.
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The Center for Global and Community Health exists to provide life-changing opportunities for students to serve patients, conduct important and timely research, and make a positive impact on emerging public health issues across the globe. Join us in this mission.

“Through strategic partnerships, we will make a difference, not only in our student’s educations, but also in the lives of people everywhere.” Dr. Ben Raimer