The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) builds interdisciplinary collaborations and facilitates the sharing of knowledge to address global health challenges. Click here for the CUGH 2017 Global Health Education Competencies Tool Kit


  • Small Cities Conference 2018:Vulnerable Communities: Research, Policy, & Practice 11-12 May 2018 • Ball State University Alumni Center
  • Family Medicine Global Health WorkshopWhether you’re exploring opportunities to engage in global health, preparing for your overseas experience, or seeking to broaden your clinical knowledge about global health concerns, the Global Health Workshop is the place to network, learn, and train with current and aspiring global health advocates.Jacksonville, FL
    Hyatt Regency
    September 12-15, 2018
  • IAPHS – Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science: Social Inequalities, Biological Processes, and Policy ImplicationsIAPHS conferences feature the latest in population health science from diverse disciplines and promote exchanges about population health issues between scientists and stakeholders from policy and practice fields.Submission Deadline: March 15, 2018
    Registration Opens for IAPHS Members: April 1, 2018
    Registration Opens for All: May 15, 2018
    Conference: October 3-5, 2018

Funding Announcements

Funding Resources

Subscribe to the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts – receive a weekly email with links to new and current funding announcements

Funding Agencies for Global Health Opportunities

Center for Global Health – The University of Chicago

Vanderbilt University Global Health Field/Funding Opportunities Database

Fogarty International Center

Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce

Inside Philanthropy

The Wellcome Trust

Other Resources

Global Health Films Database

Online and Downloadable Resources for Developing Universities

List of free downloadable texts, educational videos and resources, and online courses in the sciences, medicine, and the humanities:

Open Textbook library

The textbooks on this site have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities, e.g., Penn State, University of Hawaii, University of Minnesota, Cal Poly, Ohio State, to name a few, and are licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. They can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost:

World Federation of Public Health Associations Newsletter

The WFPHA E-Newsletter is an electronic publication that will highlight upcoming events and news across the globe, and information about the Federation and its Members. View and subscribe here.