Global Health Solutions

New survey will determine whether and how Zika affects Americans’ travel

Between Jan. 1, 2015, and March 1, 2017, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported more than 5,000 cases of Zika in the United States. Researchers from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and RTI International will collaborate to determine whether and how Zika virus is affecting Americans’ travel plans. Photo courtesy Flickr/Creative Commons jentavery
Information and Resources Regarding Executive Orders on Immigration– The UNC Office of International Students and Scholars Services (OISSS) has created an web page with the latest news and information regarding the Executive Orders on immigration. For any questions or concerns, please contact OISSS.

At UNC Gillings we work collaboratively with local and regional partners and around the world to seek transformative solutions to improve global health. As part of these efforts, the Gillings School’s Research, Innovation and Global Solutions promotes and advances the School’s global health activities in research, service, practice and teaching through partnerships, internships, outreach and communications.

Our activities include:

Global Offerings

The global offerings of The Gillings School are two Certificates in Global Health, a Global Online Master of Public Health, and the Executive Doctorate of Public Health.

Global Field Experience

Students gain individualized, mentored and hands-on learning experience through field experiences. Here is a collection of helpful information and tips on how to find a global practicum.

Explore Our Research

Research is part of our culture at the Gillings School, and many of those projects have a global purview in more than 80 countries. Check out some of the most recent research.