Gillings Global Gateway

A study co-authored by Barry Popkin, PhD, senior author and Kenan Distinguished Professor of nutrition, reports substituting water for sweetened beverages might reduce metabolic syndrome risk among obese Mexican women. Read more! Photo credit Travis S./Creative Commons Flickr
We build on past accomplisments with the inception of the Global Gateway.
The Gillings Global Gateway is a strategy. A portal. A dynamic unit promoting UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health’s global activities in four interconnected areas:

  • research to implementation
  • global partnerships
  • outreach and communications
  • global learning


Learn more about us and our commitment to making a difference across North Carolina and around the world.

Certificates in Global Health

The Gillings School offers two types of Certificates in Global Health.  Check out our certificates.

Internships & Funding

The Gillings Global Gateway helps administer several funded global fellowships and internships.  See them here along with other opportunities!

Photo by UNC SPH; Anand Aprajita
International Students

The Gillings School welcomes students from around the world.  Learn about the opportunities provided for our current and prospective international students.