Center for Global Health
Addressing health problems that transcend national boundaries through service, research and training.

About Us

We define Global Health as service, training, and research to address health problems that transcend national boundaries, disproportionately affect the resource poor, and are best addressed by multidisciplinary solutions. Read more...

Education

Master of Science Graduates from Tanzania with WCM Faculty

The Center for Global Health at Weill Cornell Medicine is designed to provide trainees with the skills and knowledge required to become active and engaged in a global context. Our educational programs include a global health perspective and provides the opportunity for faculty-trainee mentorship, field work, and independent study. We offer programs for Undergraduate students, Medical Students, Graduate and Post-Doctoral students, and Clinical Residents and Fellows. Learn more...

Global Health Research Fellowship

The Weill Cornell Global Health Research Fellowship is a 3 year fellowship designed to train generalist clinician-scientists for academic careers in global health research. This innovative Fellowship is tailored for post-residency graduates in internal medicine and provides a unique opportunity for essential time dedicated to field work and research training. Fellows receive intensive mentorship from faculty in New York and international Weill Cornell faculty throughout their training. 

Learn more about eligibility and how to apply.

June 20, 2017 - 2:08pm
Dr. Jennifer Downs received an HIV Research Scholars award from Gilead Sciences for her project, "Mechanisms of Mucosal HIV Susceptibility in Schistosoma mansoni Infection." Schistosomiasis is a parasitic worm infection that affects more than 200 million people worldwide, over 90% of whom live in Africa... Read More

How You Can Help Haiti

Donate by Check

To donate any amount, please send a check payable to "WCMC-GHESKIO" to:

The Center for Global Health
Weill Cornell Medical College
402 East 67th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10065
globalhealthweb@med.cornell.edu
M-F 9am-5pm (646) 962-8140

You can help provide refugee relief and urgent medical care by donating funds to support GHESKIO medical clinic in Haiti. Weill Cornell Medical College (WCMC) will receive your donation and ensure that 100% of all funds will go to GHESKIO. WCMC is a 501(c)(3) organization, therefore your donation is tax deductible.