As the world becomes more interconnected, it is apparent that the major global health burdens facing our international community will require an integrated approach that addresses political, socio-economic, cultural, legal, biological, and medical issues. The primary goal of our regional and global activities at UNM is to form a collaborative network of multidisciplinary scientists to address the determinants of emerging patterns in global health.
The Center has a tripartite mission that includes promoting excellence in research, education, and clinical service activities. The objectives of the program are:
The University of New Mexico Center for Global Health is housed in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico. The Center for Global Health utilizes a multidisciplinary approach with involvement from faculty across a number of Departments, Schools, and Centers at the University of New Mexico, and our international partner sites.