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GHS Under One Roof

The new Mission Hall building brings together all the Global Health Sciences groups under one roof for the first time. What exactly happens under this roof, you might ask?More

Five Questions for Mike Lipnick, MD, Clinical Scholar 2012

In recent years, the number of international academic global health programs has increased dramatically. At Makerere University (Kampala, Uganda), the site of a longstanding partnership with UCSF and many other universities, hundreds of visiting international medical trainees and faculty visit each...More

Five Questions for Katie Fox, Master of Science 2013

The focal point of my capstone project was to understand how the dual epidemics of HIV/AIDS and gender-based violence (GBV) interact in a resource-limited setting.More

Alumni News and Publications Fall 2014

Alumni News and Publications Fall 2014More

GHS students inaugurate Mission Hall classrooms

Global Health Sciences marked a new milestone when the seventh cohort of students in the Master of Science in Global Health Sciences program started classes in Mission Hall this month.More

Alumni News and Publications Summer 2014

Lisa Abuogi (Dillabaugh), MD, Clinical Scholar '06 completed a residency in Pediatrics at UCSF in 2008 and then spent four years living and working in Kenya...More

Five Questions for Joy Bhosai, MD, Pathway to Discovery in Global Health 2012

Between my first and second years of medical school, we started working in Tanzania as part of the Fogarty Frameworks program and the MUHAS-UCSF Academic Learning Project in Dar Es Salaam...More

Five Questions for Evan Bloch, MBChB (MD), Master of Science 2010

The research focus for the master's was blood safety in Africa. Based primarily in South Africa (where I'm originally from), the capstone centered on planning for the Recipient Epidemiology and Donor Evaluation Study (REDS)...More

GHS Congratulates the Masters Class of 2014

Global Health Sciences graduated its sixth class of masters students on Friday, August 1 at a ceremony held at Genentech Hall on the Mission Bay campus.More

John Ziegler Named Recipient of Prestigious Burkitt Medal

John Ziegler, MD, MSc, Professor of Medicine Emeritus and founding Director of the GHS master’s degree program, was recently named the recipient of the 2014 Burkitt Medal by the Provost and President of Trinity College Dublin.More