If you would like to pursue the Secondary Field in Global Health and Health Policy, you must declare it on my.harvard; this can be done any time after you've chosen a concentration. You'll be added to our program database and we can keep you informed of important deadlines and policies, events, and research, internship, and employment opportunities.

The following faculty and administrators are available for advice about the program and course selection:

  • Christy Colburn, Associate Director, Global Health & Health Policy Undergraduate Program
  • Debbie Whitney, Administrative Director, Interfaculty Initiative in Health Policy

Christy Colburn and Debbie Whitney offer virtual advising appointments on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Click on the link below to sign up for a time slot, and be sure to include your FIRST and LAST name. There's no need to write a separate email; simply sign up! We'll answer all your questions at your appointment. Note that 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.

If you are unavailable for any of the listed slots due to a time zone difference, please email Christy directly ( and suggest some alternate dates/times. 

CLICK HERE to sign up for a virtual advising appointment.