About Us

The Community for Global Health Equity supports those who most influence global health—leaders, organizations and policy makers who can affect systemic change and community members around the world who can inspire, promote and implement solutions in their respective neighborhoods.

Global health inequity is one of the defining issues of the 21st century.
UB CGHE is a scholarly community with an aim to improve people’s lives around the world.
Our leadership team guides and fosters the research, education and engagement activities of the Community.
Faculty and staff from across the university are joining to share their expertise.
The University at Buffalo is committed to improving population level health in communities around the world. Dozens of innovative research and education programs are harnessing UB's strengths to create impactful change in our local and global communities.
University at Buffalo faculty and students are exploring creative, interdisciplinary ideas to impact global health equity in Buffalo and  around the world. Check out our videos, course content, and other educational resources.
The University at Buffalo has three campuses: the North Campus in suburban Amherst, the South Campus on Main Street in a North Buffalo neighborhood and the growing Downtown Campus, encompassing several buildings in downtown Buffalo.
The Buffalo-Niagara region is a major metropolitan area with a diverse blend of communities, each with its own distinct character and all united in a rich panorama of life.