The following are global health-related programs and initiatives in the Greater Houston area.  If you have additional programs to add please email


HGHC Projects Database

Texas Medical Center

Global Houston

World Affairs Council of Houston

Academic Programs

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) Global Health Pathway

BCM National School of Tropical Medicine

UTHealth Office of Global Health Initiatives

UT School of Public Health Global Health Concentration

UT Medical School Global Health Scholarly Concentration

Rice 360 Institute for Global Health Technologies

Rice 360 Global Health Technologies Minor

MD Anderson Global Academic Programs

UTMB Center for Global Health Education

UTMB Center for Tropical Diseases

UTMB Center to Eliminate Health Disparities

UTMB Hispanic Center of Excellence

UTMB WHO/PAHO Collaborating Center on Aging and Health

UTMB Institute for Human Infections and Immunity

UNT Health Science Center, Global Health Graduate Certificate

Public Health Degrees Guide

Online Public Health Degrees Guide

Medical Programs

Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI)

Texas Children’s Center for Global Health

Texas Children’s Cancer Center International Program

Texas Children’s Global Health Corps

UTMB Coordinating Center for Global Health

Vaccine Development

Sabin Vaccine Institute

UTMB Sealy Center for Vaccine Development

Student Groups

BCM Global Health Student Organization

UTSPH Student Society for Global Health (SSGH)

UT Medical School Students Improving Global Health in Texas (SIGHT)

Rice 360 Beyond Traditional Borders

Hands and Feet Medical Missions

UTH Strings Attached

Service Organizations

Partnership for the Advancement and Immersion of Refugees (PAIR)

Houston Shoulder to Shoulder Foundation

Living Water International

Doctors for Change

Safe Mothers Safe Babies

Houston Rescue and Restore Coalition

Free the Captives

Frontera de Salud

Global Health Partners, Inc.

Doctors for Global Health

Corporate Social Responsibility

Chevron Social Investment – Health

Marathon Oil Social Responsibility – Equatorial Guinea

Faith-Based Initiatives

Africa Christian Medical Missions

Lakewood Missions

Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word