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 MSGH

Join the Master of Science in Global Health program

The two-year Master of Science in Global Health (MSGH) program enables students to bridge classroom training with complex, real health needs of low-resource communities around the world through hands-on experience.

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Introducing the Minor in Global Health program Spotlight

Introducing the Minor in Global Health program

Beginning in the fall of 2023, the Eck Institute for Global Health (EIGH) will launch a new 15-credit Global Health minor, open to all Notre Dame undergraduate students who are interested in studying global health.

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Eck Institute welcomes new partners to enhance the impact of its Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH) Work Group Research

Eck Institute welcomes new partners to enhance the impact of its Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH) Work Group

The Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH) Working Group mobilizes individuals across the University who work on maternal, newborn and/or child health research, and is looking to further expand its reach by welcoming interested campus partners to address these complex health challenges.

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MNCH Speaker Series: Speeding the Translation of Research into Real-World Clinical Settings to Improve Mental Health Outcomes in High-risk Children and Teens

Mar
22

Join us for the Eck Institute for Global Health Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH) Speaker Series event featuring professor Bernadette Melnyk.

Melnyk will share insights on how investigators can strategically design their research to effectively partner with healthcare systems for research innovation and translation. Drawing from her groundbreaking work in pediatric mental health research, Melnyk will illustrate practical strategies for shortening the time it takes to integrate research innovations into systems of care.…

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