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.


Career Opportunity: Social Science PhD Student (Tanzania based)

We’re recruiting a social science PhD student to support the Shinyanga HIV Test & Treat project. The role will be based in Tanzania.

AIGHD students learn from peers to better prepare for unique, learning abroad course

The future physicians met with a group of their peers who were the first cohort of the Global Health in Context: Sri Lanka elective course last year.

Researchers take world-first approach to rare childhood disease

AIGHD’s prof. Michael Boele van Hensbroek is using a new approach to better understand and treat Nodding Syndrome, a rare neurological disease.


Shinyanga Test & Treat

Enhancing availability, access and retention in HIV care in rural Tanzania.


The impact of host restriction of Escherichia coli on transmission dynamics and spread of antimicrobial resistance.

RISE Indonesia

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