Come to UCSF to gain global health knowledge, skills, and experience in one transformative year. The interdisciplinary curriculum emphasizes research methods, population health, and the social, economic, and environmental determinants of health in a globalized world. Become prepared for a career in research, policy, organizational leadership, academia, or program management and evaluation.
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With just a few weeks left of the global health master’s program, student Taryn Ibach is busy analyzing data and writing the results of her capstone research on Aravind Eye Care System, a health system in Tamil Nadu, India. Ibach writes in today’s IGHS blog, “Classmates like to remind me I entered the program with the intent to focus my research domestically given my previous experience and interest in improving the U.S. healthcare system. Aravind for me is a beacon of what might be possible for our systems… I think what makes Aravind most exceptional is how honestly and consistently their actions and impact align with what they say they value.” Read more at tiny.ucsf.edu/IbachBlog. #healthsystem #healthcaresystem #globalhealth #globalhealthmasters #globalhealtheducation #globalhealthresearch #capstoneresearch #mastersstudent #UCSF