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Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health

A world where everyone
lives a healthy life
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Diversity of Leadership

Announcing the new Global Health Medical Student Research Fellowship

The Global Health Medical Student Research Fellowship is a joint effort by The Center for Innovation in Global Health (CIGH) and the Stanford MedScholars Program. Stanford medical students passionate about global health are encouraged to apply for this new fellowship, offering mentorship and on-site experience in global health research.

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Our Focus Areas

At Stanford Global Health, we share knowledge, equip leaders, and build teams to address urgent global health challenges. All our efforts are centered around our core value of achieving health equity for all.

Human & Planetary Health

Climate change and environmental degradation threaten human health. Stanford’s interdisciplinary teams seek to understand the impact of our changing world and to find solutions that help people and protect the planet.

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Women's Leadership in Global Health

We collaborate with organizations like with WomenLift Health, founded by CIGH, to drive impactful change for women leaders in global health.

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Pandemic Preparedness & Prevention

To help the world prepare for and respond effectively to the next pandemic threat, our P3 (Pandemic Preparedness & Prevention) Initiative seeks to catalyze multidisciplinary pandemic preparedness activities across Stanford

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Refugees & Vulnerable Populations

In partnership with those most impacted, we aim to enhance clinical care and improve the lives of vulnerable and underserved populations – with a special emphasis on refugees and migrants impacted by conflict and climate change.

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Stanford Global Health Research & Activity Map

This map showcases the wide array of global health projects Stanford faculty, students, and trainees are engaged in around the world, with the goal of facilitating connection and collaboration. Search by country, focus area, or key word to learn more and find partners to connect with.

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