Department of Medicine Global Health Initiative

Welcome to the Global Health Initiative of the University of Louisville Department of Medicine. The Global Health Initiative is a program where service, education, and research take place with a priority on improving health and achieving equity in health for all people worldwide.

Our Goals

  • To use our clinical capacity to provide care of patients with global health issues.
  • To use our coordinating capacity to forge collaborations among members of the U of L and members of the Louisville community interested in global health.
  • To use our teaching and academic capacity to train healthcare workers in the field of global health.
  • To use our research capacity to contribute knowledge to the field of global health.