The University of Notre Dame's Eck Institute for Global Health (EIGH) serves as a university-wide enterprise that recognizes health as a fundamental human right and works to promote research, training, and service to advance health standards and reduce health disparities for all.  The EIGH brings together multidisciplinary teams to understand and address health challenges that disproportionately affect the poor and to train the next generation of global health leaders.

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Join the Master of Science in Global Health program

The Master of Science in Global Health program provides an engaging science-centric training in the context of global health. The program is a one-year, intensive training that includes two semesters of coursework and one semester of a field practicum.

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Q&A with Sharon Stack Spotlight

Q&A with Sharon Stack

Eck Institute for Global Health faculty, Sharon Stack, shares some of her background, research interests, and her unusual family pets. Stack is currently the Ann F. Dunne and Elizabeth Riley Director of Harper Cancer Research Institute and Kleiderer-Pezold Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame.

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Notre Dame receives its largest research award Research

Notre Dame receives its largest research award

ND will lead a five-year program to determine the efficacy of a spatial repellent product in preventing mosquito-borne diseases such as malaria, dengue and Chikungunya.

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Up Close with the Department Chair

Up Close with the Department Chair

Crislyn D’Souza-Schorey is Professor and Chair of the Department of Biological Sciences.  She is the first woman to serve in the role. In addition to oversight of a department of over 80 faculty and one of the largest undergraduate majors...

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Events

Submission Deadline McCloskey New Venture Competition

Nov
10

MIDNIGHT, NOVEMBER 10th, 2019 Deadline to Submit for McCloskey New Venture Competition

Calling all students from every major and discipline, faculty, and staff! Turn your ideas into high-impact business solutions that make a difference. From tech, to services, to devices, and apps, submit your idea to access mentors, networking, extensive feedback, and business planning software to build your idea into a profitable solution.…

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GIS Day at Notre Dame

Nov
13

Join us as we celebrate the impact of geospatial technology and its power to better our lives.

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Naughton Fellowship Information Session

Dec
6

All interested students are welcome to attend an information session on the Naughton Fellowships to study and research in Ireland

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