Global Health Academy


A selection of historic presentations, reports and papers highlighting some of the work undertaken by members of the Global Health Academy to address specific global health challenges.

Research in a Nutshell Videos

An online collection of 1 minute videos introducing Edinburgh University academic staff and their research within the area of Global Health

Impact Reports

Examples of global impact from current research undertaken by colleagues across the University of Edinburgh

The Global Ebola Crisis

Three impoverished countries, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, all with weak health infrastructure are bearing the brunt of what is becoming the most significant public health emergency experienced in Africa this century.

Zika Virus

The Zika Virus is an emerging mosquito-borne virus transmitted by the daytime-active Aedes Mosquito.

Attitudes to Psychiatry in Malawi

Investigating the impact of an undergraduate psychiatry course on a cohort of Malawi medical students.

Evaluation of Three Palliative Care Programmes

Caring for the dying is a critical part of health systems.

Publications Archive 2006-2012

Some publications from Global Health Academy members