News & Events

Global Health & Innovation Conference

September 15, 2020
The Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) has limited funding available for Harvard undergraduate students to attend the 2021 Global Health & Innovation Conference, a virtual event from April 8-11th, 2021. The conference provides students with an opportunity to learn from leaders and practitioners in the fields of global health, social entrepreneurship, international development, and healthcare. If you are interested in receiving a free spot at the conference through HGHI, please enter the lottery here by Thursday, September 24th. You will be notified in late September/early October if you were selected. Please only enter the lottery if you are able to commit to attending the conference from April 8-11, 2021.

Global Health Research & Project Showcase

September 10, 2020

The Harvard Global Health Institute's Undergraduate Fellow Showcase is coming up next Wednesday, September 16th from 5:00-6:30pm. Zoom in to learn about some of the fantastic global health research and projects that HGHI's Summer Undergraduate fellows have been working on. You can read more about the fellows and their projects here.

  • Time: Wednesday, September 16th 5:00-6:30pm EST
  • Location: Over zoom
  • Register here to receive the zoom link.

Showcase Flyer

Public Service, Social Impact, & Education Internship Search Orientation

September 3, 2020

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Virtual

Thinking about an internship in public service this summer? Wondering what opportunities there are and how to find them? Come to this session and hear from the Office of Career Services (OCS), the Institute of Politics (IOP), the Center for Public Service and Engaged Scholarship, and the Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) about the various opportunities available and how to get started in your search. Please register in Crimson Careers to attend.

Wondering which HGHI internships to apply for?

January 24, 2020

If you’re wondering which HGHI internships to apply for, the internships in the list below have not received many applications yet, so we encourage you to apply to them. Applying for these internships listed below will not count against the three application limit, so you may apply for them in addition to three others. You do not need to receive permission to submit the additional applications.... Read more about 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!

November Global Health Newsletter

November 4, 2019

If you're interested in global health around the world or around Harvard, please take a few minutes to read the Global Health Newsletter! The newsletter is a collaboration across many of the global health organizations around campus to synthesize all things global health in one place.