We conduct collaborative, interdisciplinary research on urgent themes in global health and development: antimicrobial drug resistance, chronic care & aging, the economics of human development, health markets, infectious disease elimination, and urbanization & health.


We develop and inspire the next generation of global health leaders at undergraduate, post-graduate and professional levels to shape a healthier and more prosperous future for all.


We accelerate progress on global health and development objectives by sharing knowledge and insights with global agencies, governments, NGOs, and the scientific community.


Register today for free global health symposium focused on infectious diseases

The free event takes place March 20 and focuses on eliminating tuberculosis (TB), HIV and malaria transmission.

Starting antiretroviral treatment earlier doesn’t negatively impact adherence or disclosure

The mixed method study, led by AIGHD, is the latest produced by the successful MaxART consortium in which AIGHD and UvA participate.

Novel approach to AMR surveillance proves more targeted, cost effective than current methods

Led by AIGHD and Amsterdam UMC researchers, the study results have the potential to change the way antimicrobial surveillance is conducted around the world.



Mobilizing social sciences against infectious threats.

HCV Study

Assessing the incremental cost-effectiveness of a hypothetical introduction of a dual AB/AG test to detect Hepatitis C compared to the standard of care in three countries.

RISE Indonesia

Evaluating how teacher reforms in decentralized Indonesia can promote learning gains.