As home to some of the world's top research, medical and public health institutions and scientists, the University of California contributes valuable research to the field of global health. This research furthers our understanding of the complex systems behind the field's most threatening problems and leads to dynamic scientific, clinical and policy solutions.

Explore some of UC's global health research projects, read groundbreaking publications, and respond to calls for proposals.

Featured Project

Shamba Maisha – Innovation for health in Kenya

This UCSF project is testing an agriculture and finance intervention to improve the health and well-being of families living with HIV in rural Kenya. Learn more about Shamba Maisha.  

Read more about our research projects

Centers of Expertise

Our Centers of Expertise conduct significant research that produces transformational results in two major areas of global health: