Breaking Down Boundaries

Princeton’s vibrant Global Health Program brings domestic and international health issues to life through interdisciplinary research and teaching, hands-on learning and a focus on policy. The program is administered by the Center for Health and Wellbeing, an interdisciplinary unit within the Woodrow Wilson School.

Global Health News

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Feb 17, 2017
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A recent story highlighted findings by Anne Case and Angus Deaton on mortality trends among middle age white Americans.

Justine Conoline
Jan 31, 2017
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The Health Scholars are juniors who will receive financial support for internships and senior thesis research that relate to domestic and international health care and health policy.

Michael Hotchkiss, Office of Communications
Jan 26, 2017
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Research from Tom Vogl suggests that policymakers in Brazil and across the developing world should pay more attention to the negative health impact of pollution from fires that are often part of traditional farming techniques, even though the pollution doesn't usually reach levels considered dangerous by industrial standards.

Alex Wheatley '16
Jan 23, 2017
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In this spotlight, BJ Sullivan explains how GHP helped him develop a holistic perspective.

Center for Health and Wellbeing
Jan 19, 2017
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Writing for the Washington Post, Joel Achenbach highlighted several of the presentations that were delivered during the December 2016 CHW symposium on "Pain, Pain Management, and the Opioid Epidemic."  Achenbach moderated a panel discussion during the symposium, which featured a diverse group of panelists discussing these issues from a variety of perspectives, including a historic overview of pain, the public health crisis caused by pain management, treating pain on the front lines, and policy approaches that have been undertaken in New Jersey.



Upcoming Events

Wed, Mar 1, 2017,
12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
Location: Room 399, Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building
Audience: Princeton Freshmen & Sophomores
Category: Information Session, Category: Shared

The Global Health & Health Policy (GHP) program (link is external) is holding an information session for freshmen and sophomores interested in domestic and international health and health policy.


Fri, Mar 31, 2017,
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: Bowl 16, Robertson Hall
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Colloquium, Category: Shared
This Global Health Colloquium will feature Andrea Graham from Princeton University.

Fri, Apr 21, 2017,
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: Bowl 16, Robertson Hall
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Colloquium, Category: Shared
This Global Health Colloquium will feature Joseph Harris from Boston University.



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