Office of Global Public Health


Develop new approaches to critical health challenges domestically and internationally by utilizing the extensive expertise and resources of The Ohio State University and its College of Public Health together with partners and collaborators worldwide to promote research, education, and services in global public health.


The Ohio State University College of Public Health will be among the leaders in global public health research and education with local and international impact and significance.


Global Public Health is framed around the following four distinct, but complementary strategic directions with sustainability and high impact:

  1. Promote academic leadership in global public health
  2. Facilitate interdisciplinary approaches that face key global public health challenges
  3. Support global collaborative partnerships that develop sustainable and significant impact
  4. Create and expand international public health programs that better equip the students for future studies and career development