Sign up to learn more about news, events and opportunities with Stanford Global Health.

Medical Students

Everything you need to get involved in global health

"Through classroom teaching, electives, events and the Medical Scholars Research Program, we provide medical students the opportunity to explore combining their interests in medicine with health needs globally."

Steve Luby, MD

Director of Research, Center for Innovation in Global Health

Courses in Global Health

Course Name
MED 285: Global Leaders and Innovators in Human and Planetary Health
Gordon M. Bloom & Sara Singer, PhD
MED 261: Leadership in Health Equity and Community Engagement: Creating New Educational Opportunities
David Chang
MED 233: Global Health: Beyond Diseases and International Organizations
MED 157: Foundations for Community Health Engagement
Catherine Heaney, PhD & Patricia Espinosa
PEDS 223: Human Rights and Global Health
Bertrand Patenaude, PhD
MED 54Q: Decolonizing Global Health
Takudzwa Shumba, MD, MPH
MED 159: Oaxacan Health on Both Sides of the Border
Catherine Heaney, PhD
OBGYN 256: Current Topics and Controversies in Women's Health
Marcia Stefanick, PhD
SOMGEN 207: Theories of Change in Global Health
Stephen Luby, MD