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Welcome to the Division of
Global Public Health

It is our goal to increase awareness and prevent diseases of global health importance through research and training programs based at UCSD and internationally. Read More


Victoria Ojeda, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, and  Jose Luis Burgos, MD, Assistant Professor have received funding from the 100,000 Strong in the Americas program for the collaborative Health Frontiers in Tijuana student-run free clinic in Tijuana. ...Read More

Did You Know We Work in over 15 Countries? 

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New Joint Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Substance Use

The School of Social Work at San Diego State University and the Division of Global Public Health, School of Medicine, UC San Diego are proud to offer a new Joint Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Substance Use Studies.  This program is Directed by Dr. Steffanie Strathdee at UCSD and Dr. Maria Luisa Zuniga at SDSU, who has a joint appointment with UCSD.  If you are interested in mentoring opportunities, or learning more about the JDP, please contact the program Coordinators Carolyn Oliver, at UCSD or at for SDSU.

Interdisciplinary Substance Use Studies Resources



Now accepting applications. Interdisciplinary Substance Use Studies Program Description.

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