Eck Institute for Global Health // University of Notre Dame

Eck Institute for Global Health

Health is a fundamental human right

Mission

The University of Notre Dame's Eck Institute for Global Health is a university-wide enterprise that recognizes health as a fundamental human right and endeavors to promote research, training, and service to advance health standards for all people, especially people in low and middle-income countries, who are disproportionately impacted by preventable diseases.

Members of the Eck Institute for Global Health are working to address global health challenges through basic and applied research. Notre Dame is a world leader in vector research and is home to VectorBase and VecNET.

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News

Dive into Notre Dame Research during the Alumni Reunion on June 3

May 23, 2016

Notre Dame Research will be participating in the Alumni Association’s Annual Reunion event on the first Friday of June on the third floor of the Main Building. From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., the dome will be open to tours, where several offices will open their doors to alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the University. Additionally, other buildings on campus will also be open for tours throughout the day.

The Eck Institute for Global Health recognizes outstanding Notre Dame faculty members

May 19, 2016

The University of Notre Dame’s Eck Institute for Global Health is a cross-disciplinary group of faculty whose research and teaching are dedicated toward finding and implementing solutions to global health challenges.  Over 85 faculty serve the Institute’s global mission to promote research, training and service to advance health standards for all people, especially people of low- and middle-income countries and communities. This past year, five Eck Institute for Global Health faculty members were recognized and promoted within their respective departments and one moved to emeritus status.  …

Events

Notre Dame Reunion 2016

Fri Jun 3, 2016 • 9:00AM - 12:00PM

Attending Notre Dame's Alumni Association Reunion on campus this year? Visit us at one of our booths located either at the Main Building/Dome 3rd Floor as part of Notre Dame Research or on the 1st floor Atrium of Jordan Hall of Science

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Paul P. Weinstein Memorial Lecture

Thu Oct 13, 2016 • 3:30PM - 5:00PM

Save the Date! The 2016 Paul P. Weinstein Memorial Lecture will be given by: 

B. Fenton "Lee" Hall, M.D., Ph.D

Chief, Parasitology & International Programs Branch

Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

National Institutes of Health …

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