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 Community for Global Health Equity elevates transdisciplinary research. We support work that is co-produced, articulating problems and designing solutions alongside community partners. We invest in long-term, impact-oriented partnerships, translating research into practical and policy actions that can be applied at national, state, and local levels.
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.