About Rutgers Global Health Institute
Rutgers Global Health Institute’s main office is located on the Rutgers campus in New Brunswick, New Jersey. The institute was founded in 2017 and is a vibrant, multidisciplinary organization dedicated to scholarly collaboration and research that focus on critical questions related to health care access, health services, population health, and health equity.
The institute pursues the following key goals:
1. Build on Rutgers’ strengths to improve the health of vulnerable communities.
2. Establish global health partnerships that focus on long-term impact.
3. Foster a growing community of global health leaders, scholars, and practitioners.
Rutgers Global Health Institute’s core and affiliate members include over 100 outstanding faculty and professionals who have generated award-winning scholarship that has influenced fields such as infectious diseases, women’s and gender studies, biomedical informatics, epidemiology, health systems, environmental and ecological science, and translational medicine. Faculty also are actively involved in mentoring future scholars at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
Rutgers Global Health Institute’s main ...office is housed in a 57,000-square-foot, custom-built academic and research facility located in the heart of New Brunswick, an ethnically diverse city with easy access to public transportation to New York City and Philadelphia as well as major international airports, train lines, and bus terminals.
About Rutgers and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Rutgers brings tremendous depth and breadth to many areas of global health, and the university’s role in this work goes beyond capability. In this remarkably diverse institution that is equally committed to education, research, and service, global health is a responsibility.
New Jersey’s premier academic health center, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences takes an integrated approach to educating students, providing clinical care, and conducting research, all with the goal of improving human health.
Academically aligned with Rutgers University–New Brunswick and collaborating universitywide, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) comprises eight schools and their attendant practices, clinics, centers, and institutes; a behavioral health care network; and several division-level centers and institutes.