The Community for Global Health Equity (CGHE) seeks to foster
novel scholarship that harnesses the power of transdisciplinary
collaboration to address the complex sets of barriers to achieving
global health equity.
learn about the life experiences and challenges of
refugees partner with faculty experts and local professionals advance your problem-solving and collaboration skills compete for funding to further your ideas
The University at Buffalo is committed to developing degree
programs and course offerings that will give students the skills to
meet the needs of populations around the world. We are reimagining
current educational offerings and creating others that will launch
The Community for Global Health Equity's aim is to support the
entities who most influence global health—to assist the
leaders, organizations, and policy makers that can reduce or
eliminate barriers to improved global health and well-being for all
in settings around the world.
Get the latest global health news and events
Sign up to receive information about global health events at UB
as well as opportunities to engage in global health research and
education with our partners around the world.
Located in UB's iconic Hayes Hall, our dynamic office space
which includes conference call and audio and video technology is
available for faculty use. Email Jessica Scates, with
Funding for Student Travel
The Community for Global Health Equity aims to provide
opportunities for students from across the University to contribute
to global health knowledge. International field work awards cover
up to $2,500.
Funding for Faculty Travel
Affiliated faculty can request international travel funds to
develop relationships with global health stakeholders, enhance
global health research, and advance UB's mission and vision.
Request Global Health Project Support
Are you coordinating a global health project that could benefit
from student assistance? Have a data set that needs analysis?
If you are working in the arena of global health and have unmet
needs, please contact us!
Build Your Research Partnerships
Program coordinator, Dr. Lisa Vahapoğlu can move your
research forward by identifying national and international global
health collaborators, grant opportunities, and student support.
Our vision is to reduce the sources and effects of inequity for
communities around the world. We focus on implementing
transdisciplinary solutions in partnership with diverse UB faculty
members and students and our international collaborators and