Mission

The Office of Global Health Initiatives is dedicated to improving health through education, research, and clinical service programs in partnership with communities throughout the world. Our mission is to share our knowledge and learn from the experience of others, in order to shape a healthier future for all.

UTHealth’s Global Health Initiatives:

  • Build partnerships with academic, governmental, and non-governmental health institutes and organizations around the world.
  • Strengthen global networks for collaborative research and action aimed at advancing science and addressing pressing health needs in our partner countries and in the U.S.
  • Provide a dynamic environment and broadened platform for diverse student learning opportunities.
  • Train scientists and professionals in our partner institutions to be leaders in the education, research and the delivery of health services.