Improving health and reducing inequities worldwide


UCSF GHS 2015 Human Rights Fellowship
Now Accepting Applications

Information Session for Master of Science in Global Health program:
January 20, 2015, noon-1 pm
UCSF Parnassus Campus
Medical Sciences Building, Room 176
513 Parnassus Ave, SF, CA

Master of Science application deadline is February 15, 2015.

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Global Health Sciences has developed a range of innovative education and training programs to prepare the next generation of researchers and clinicians for careers in global health. The scope of the programs reflects the vibrant community of multinational and interdisciplinary scholars working to improve health and reduce disease.

Master of Science in Global Health Program

This one-year, four-quarter program focuses on preparing students and practitioners for leadership careers in global health, health policy, health care, research and development.


The Pathway program offers courses and training opportunities for UCSF students to enhance their understanding of global health problems, concepts and skills for successful careers in global health.

Clinical Scholars

UCSF residents, scholars, fellows, and postgraduate students from different disciplines (dental, nursing, pharmacy, and medicine) participate in this training track to formally incorporate global health into their clinical and research training.

Human Rights Fellowship

In collaboration with the Human Rights Center at the University of California Berkeley, Global Health Sciences at UCSF sponsors one fellow annually for the prestigious, system-wide University of California Human Rights Fellowship program.