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Welcome to University of California
Global Health Institute (UCGHI)
GloCal Health Fellowship

The GloCal Health Fellowship is a career development fellowship sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fogarty International Center (FIC), as well as a consortium at the UCGHI. This consortium is comprised of UCSF, UCSD, UCLA, USD, 27 affiliated international sites across 16 countries, and institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


GloCal Health Fellows attend Research Symposium in Kenya
GloCal fellows from Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania attended the 7th East Africa Research Symposium in Kisumu, Kenya on January 21-22, 2015, in company of over 90 investigators from the region. Read More....

Dr. Elizabeth Bukusi profiled in NPGH newsletter
The career of Dr. Elizabeth Bukusi, GloCal Leadership Group member and KEMRI Site PI and mentor, was profiled in the Northern Pacific Global Health (NPGH) Fogarty Fellowship newsletter. Read More....

Mentoring Workshop Held in Bangalore, India
GloCal, in partnership with the Global Health Equity Scholars Fellowship, held another successful "Mentoring the Mentors in Global Health Research" workshop, this one in Bangalore, India from November 20-21, 2014. Read More....

Cecilia Mbae awarded 2014-15 Fogarty Mentorship Fellowship
Cecilia is a Research Officer at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and has been involved in a number of research projects in the area of neglected parasitic diseases for the past eight years.

2014-2015 GloCal Fellows Announced

The UC Global Health institute is proud to announce the 16 GloCal Health Fellows funded for the 2014-2015 year! Read More....


Dr. Steffanie Strathdee's career trajectory featured in the Lancet
For Steffanie Strathdee, Co-Director of the UCGHI GloCal Health Fellowship and Associate Dean of Global Health Sciences at UCSD, being drawn into the world of HIV/AIDS was no accident. Read More....

New Fellow Publication
GloCal Fellow Victoria Ojeda is lead author on a new publication in the Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health describing a binational model for a preclinical elective for medical students.

U.S. Representatives visit ICDDR,B and meet Fogarty Fellows
A delegation of U.S. congressemen visited icddr,b's Mohakhali campus on January 27, 2013.

GloCal Fellow Profile
UCSF fellow Hilary Wolf and her research with adolescents in Kenya featured on the UCGHI website!
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UCGHI GloCal Health Fellowship Co-Sponors Mentorship Workshop for Spanish Speaking Latin America Faculty in Lima, Peru
Monica Gandhi and Alicia Fernandez traveled to Lima, Peru in May to conduct a “Mentoring the Mentors” workshop sponsored by the UCGHI Glocal Fellowship Program (funded by the Fogarty International Training Center). Dr. Craig Cohen, the PI of the UCGHI GloCal Health Fellowship, co-sponsored the two day workshop conducted May 23-24, 2013 in Lima Peru. Read more...

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GloCal is a one-year, mentored research fellowship for existing and aspiring investigators who are interested in studying diseases and conditions in developing countries.

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