You are part of an accomplished group of UCSF global health graduates who are committed to improving health and reducing inequities worldwide. This is your space to reconnect with classmates and meet new colleagues, find alumni news and events, and remain an active participant in the growth of the Institute for Global Health Sciences.

Alumni from the Master of Science in Global Health program

More than 10 Years of Global Health Master's Education

The Institute for Global Health Sciences (IGHS) celebrated the 10th anniversary of the nation’s first Master of Science in Global Health program in 2018. To mark this milestone, IGHS held the first-ever alumni campaign to raise funds for student support. The campaign has ended, but you still can support the next 10 years of global health education! Make a gift to help ensure that the brightest and most dedicated students have access to a world-class education at UCSF, just as you did.

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Alumni News

Anthony NardoneAnthony Nardone, MS ’16, speaks about his data showing higher asthma rates in California's historically redlined communities.

Harinder ChahalHarinder Chahal, MS ’14, found his path to the FDA through IGHS training in health economics and global health policy.

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Alumni Volunteer Opportunities

You have experienced firsthand the transformative nature of a global health education at UCSF. Help others have the same experience by sharing your skills, knowledge, and time! Support prospective students, mentor current students, or offer advice to recent graduates as they begin their careers:

  • Chat with prospective students at information sessions and graduate recruitment fairs.
  • Welcome admitted students with a congratulatory phone call or email.
  • Host an admissions information session for colleagues at your company or organization.
  • Host informational interviews with current students at your company or organization.

To volunteer, please contact Thongdam Pathoumthong, admissions and alumni relations officer, at [email protected].

Alumni Connections

Connect with your built-in network of hundreds of IGHS alumni:

  • Join the LinkedIn Global Health Sciences Alumni Group to post or look for jobs, start a conversation, and connect with fellow alumni.
  • Connect and share news and updates in the Facebook private master’s group.
  • Network with current students, alumni, and faculty through UCSFConnect.
  • Get social and plan a happy hour or other event for fellow alumni. Contact [email protected] if you would like help organizing.

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Help recruit new students!
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