Institute for Global Health


Institute for Global Health - Changing Lives Around the World 

Our unique, cross-disciplinary approach is reflected throughout our research and teaching. We work in the real world, collaborating with communities at all levels, and offering workable solutions for policy makers. The Institute for Global Health implements UCL’s Grand Challenge of Global Health, a cross disciplinary initiative to provide innovative, workable solutions to global health problems. 


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Our teaching programmes combine innovative approaches to their subjects with high quality teaching.


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IGH is one of the most interdisciplinary research institutes in global health. Find out more about our research:

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IGH coordinates the annual UCL Lancet Lecture and other high profile events. 



The Institute for Global Health works in partnership with many international agencies, NGOs, Ministries of Health, educational institutions, the UK NHS and enterprise to improve health.


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The Institute for Global Health employs some of the world’s best scientific minds across a broad spectrum of global health fields, to work together towards improved global health for all. 



We produce a range of resources for global health professionals, students and the public. These include reports, papers, short films and policy briefings.