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Educational Opportunities in Global Health

The educational opportunities in global health at the University of Colorado have a unique, interdisciplinary structure. Global health issues are approached from various perspectives and disciplines, and may include international affairs, anthropology, business, biology, social work, environmental sciences, economics, public health and health policy, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, dentistry, history, political science and sociology; just to name a few.


Global Health Programs 

Global Health Programs

Currently, there are three global health tracks at the University of Colorado and more are in the process of being approved. Check it out!

School of Medicine Global Health Track

Child Health Associate/Physician Assistant Global Health Track

School of Dental Medicine Global Health Track

School of Business

Colorado School of Public Health


Courses in Global Health 

Courses in Global Health

The University of Colorado offers many courses in Global Health for students and professionals.

Find a global health course and increase your knowledge



Global Health & Disasters Course

The Center for Global Health and University of Colorado School of Medicine team up to offer the Global Health & Disasters Course each year on the Anschutz Medical Campus.

Find out more about the Global Health & Disasters Course and how you can participate


Scholarships and Fellowships 


The Center for Global Health offers three scholarships for students in global health  - The Robinson Durst Scholarship, the Rotary Scholarship and the Calvin L Wilson Scholarship for Future Leaders in Global Health. Each scholarship is awarded once every year.

Learn more about the Center's scholarship opportunities

Online Training & Education 

Online Training & Education

The Center for Global Health has developed an online Pediatrics in Disasters Course. The course consists of 10 learning modules.  Take the course for free!

Learn more about the online Pediatrics in Disasters Course 

DI Featured Project 

Global Health Elective

The Center for Global Health is offering a global health elective to residents and fellows.

Learn more about the Guatemala elective at our Southwest Trifinio Project site 

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International Travel

If you are traveling internationally for an educational program with the Center for Global Health, check out important travel criteria and helpful hints.

Learn more about international travel with the Center for Global Health 


International Trainee Observership Program

In collaboration with Children's Hospital Colorado, a program has been developed to provide a shadowing experience that allows participants to attend patient rounds and teaching conferences, and to interact with faculty, residents and medical students.

Learn more about eligibility, schedule and how to apply 




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