Usher Institute

Global Health

We work to improve the quality of and access to health globally. We do this through improving understanding, innovating and sharing knowledge in global health.

Leadership and people

The Centre for Global Health (CGH) is led by Heads of Centre Professor Harish Nair and Professor Igor Rudan.

Full list of Centre for Global Health staff

Usher PhD and MD students listed by programme

Research and methodology groups

Our core methodological strengths are in measuring disease burden, molecular epidemiology and evidence synthesis.

Current key groups led by members of the Centre for Global Health include:

Projects and programmes

Examples of on-going activities and larger project/programme grants led by members of the Centre for Global Health.

Edinburgh Research Explorer

Find details of research activities across the Centre for Global Health in the Edinburgh Research Explorer

Other activities

Edinburgh University Global Health Society

The Edinburgh University Global Health Society is a student-run  society,  that lists Professor Harry Campbell as their patron.

Edinburgh University Global Health Society website

Journal of Global Health

The Journal of Global Health is a peer-reviewed journal published by the Edinburgh University Global Health Society, a not-for-profit organization registered in the UK. The journal publishes editorials, news, viewpoints, original research and review articles in two issues per year.

Journal of Global Health website

Global Health Academy

Professor Liz Grant, of the Centre for Global Health, leads the University-wide Global Health Academy.

Global Health Academy website