The mission of the Office of Global Health is to confront the disparities in global health through research, education and health services in partnership with institutions serving resource-limited communities around the world.
- Collaborating with other institutions focused on education, research and health services. These partnerships provide opportunities for:
- Collaboration to identify and address partners’ community needs.
- Supervised clinical rotations for medical students and residents.
- Structured clinical rotations for faculty and career physicians.
- Training of faculty from our partner institutions in the skills and knowledge required to meet the needs of their communities.
- Structured clinical and research training.
- Conducting clinically relevant and ethically sound research.
- Working within departments and schools at Yale to:
- Advocate for global heath training and education at Yale School of Medicine and Yale University
- Develop interdisciplinary clinical, training and research projects
- Create a joint curriculum in global health for students and clinical trainees
- Supporting didactic courses in global health and tropical diseases for students and residents, including such topics as common diseases found in resource-poor areas of the world; population and environment; economics and poverty; and gender and culture.