Global Health Academy

Join the Global Academies at this year's Postgraduate Open Day on November 21st

Today’s global challenges require multidisciplinary solutions. Tomorrow’s leaders need to be equipped with the necessary tools in order to understand these challenges and the potential for sustainable solutions.

Our Global Academies (Development, Health, Justice and Environment) are the University of Edinburgh’s response.

Join us :-


At 10.00am for:-

“Global Challenges - learning on the leading edge”

Given by Jake Broadhurst (Head, Global Academies Directorate); and Stephen Porter (Global Academies, PhD student) who will talk about being a student within this multidisciplinary community.

Further information will be available at the Global Academies stand between 9:30-11.00am and 3.30-5.00pm.

At the evening Reception at 5.00pm where staff, students and alumni from the academies would be delighted to chat more.

Venue: Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB

“We live in an increasingly complex, interconnected world where issues of health, environment, development and justice intersect presenting challenges and opportunities. Our Global Academies facilitate a multidisciplinary understanding and approach towards the development of sustainable solutions to the global challenges we face”

Professor James SmithVice Principal International, University of Edinburgh

We hope you will be able to join us and look forward to seeing you there.

Further information and registration for PG Open Day