SUNY Global Health Institute

The mission of SUNY GHI is to provide a mechanism that fosters collaboration and innovation in education, training, and research initiatives among international partners, and regional corporate and economic leaders, centered around global health programs at the SUNY Academic Health Centers and system-wide universities and college campuses.

Goals of the Global Health Institute

  • Develop inter-campus mechanisms for global health education that increase access and participation by SUNY students, faculty and staff.
  • Conduct innovative global health research that promotes collaboration among faculty initiatives across SUNY campuses.
  • Utilize an integrated approach for educational programs and research cores to increase competitiveness for funding from state, federal and international funding agencies and philanthropic organizations.
  • Develop an educational services and consultative mechanism for resource limited countries to access SUNY faculty and staff with expertise in clinical education and research program development.