• 2020 Graduation Slide

    Congratulations to the 92 GHHP Graduates this year!

  • HSPH Site Visit

    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Site Visit

    GHHP students attended a class, met with admissions, and spoke with graduate students at HSPH

  • cookie decorating

    Global Health Cookie Decorating Study Break

    Students took a break from studying to decorate homemade cookies at the GHHP Office!

  • 2019 Fall Reflections Workshop

    Fall Reflections Workshop

    HGHI Summer Undergraduate Fellows reflect on their international research and internship experiences

  • GHHP 50 Dinner

    GHHP 50 Dinner

    Student and faculty dinner at the Harvard Global Health Institute

  • World Health Assembly

    World Health Assembly

    HGHI Summer Fellows Malia Ellington, JingJing Zhu, and Danielle Etzel at the 2018 World Health Assembly

  • Sastry Dinner 2018

    HGHI Fellows in DC

    Summer Fellows in DC enjoy dinner with Dr. David Cutler, Christy Colburn, and their supporters.

  • SURGH Summer 2018

    Summer Undergraduate Research in Global Health (SURGH) Fellows

    HGHI's 2018 SURGH Fellows at the final seminar of the summer with Dr. Ashish Jha and SURGH Program Coordinators

  • Lauren Elson Poster

    SURGH Poster Presentation

    Lauren Elson (left) presents her poster to Mia Bladin (right)

  • InterAmerican Center for Global Health (CISG)

    Natalie Yang, HGHI Intern at the InterAmerican Center for Global Health in Costa Rica

    Natalie volunteering with Hands For Health collecting data on oral health perceptions and playing with children in the community

About GHHP

Advising Appointments

GHHP advisors host office hours on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Please click here to sign up for a time slot, and be sure to include your FIRST and LAST name. Christy Colburn advises on both GHHP issues and HGHI summer internships, and Debbie Whitney advises on GHHP issues only; please choose the appropriate person when you sign up. Update: office hours will now be held via Zoom; please click on this link: https://harvard.zoom.us/j/787624626. If you are unavailable for any of the listed slots due to a time zone difference, please email Christy directly (christy_colburn@harvard.edu) and suggest some alternate dates/times.

Summer Opportunities Advising

If you're interested in discussing summer funding, research, or internships, Emily has office hours on Wednesdays from 2:30-4:30. You can sign up for a time slot here. Due to COVID-19, all meetings for the spring semester will be virtual.

Note: If you have questions regarding the GHHP Secondary Field, please sign up for an advising appointment with Debbie or Christy.


Wondering which HGHI internships to apply for?

Cookie Party

Global Health Cookie Decorating Study Break

November 25, 2019

Take a break from studying to decorate HOMEMADE cookies!

  • What: Cookie decorating, hot chocolate, good cheer, holiday music, and plastic snow decorations
  • When: Thursday, December 5th, 1-3pm
  • Where: GHHP Office 14th Story Street, 4th floor (i.e. winter wonderland)

As an extra treat, staff are available to talk with you about the GHHP secondary field and HGHI summer opportunities. You don't need to be a GHHP student to come, and we hope to see you there!... Read more about Global Health Cookie Decorating Study Break


Summer Research & Internship Program Info Session 11/20

November 7, 2019
Did you know that HGHI funds about 70 Harvard undergraduates each summer to work in global health? Come learn about HGHI's summer opportunities, discuss the application process, and hear from other students about their experiences!
When: Wednesday, November 20th 5:30-6:30pm
Where: GHHP Office: 14 Story Street, 4th Floor Classroom
Pizza will be provided!
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