The Global Health Policy Institute

The Global Health Policy Institute (GHPi) is dedicated to the multidisciplinary study of important national, regional and global public health issues. The Institute focuses on core areas of research, capacity building, and policy advocacy by strategically partnering with other institutions, educational programs and individuals. The goal of GHPi is to address important and underserved issues in global and domestic health, engage a broad array of stakeholders in problem solving and consensus building, and lead in the development of evidence-based policymaking through research, instruction, and advocacy.

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GHPi was established in 2014 as an affiliate with the UC San Diego - MAS Program in Health Policy and Law.

The goal of the Institute is to respond to critical policy, law, governance, and regulatory problems in global health through multidisciplinary engagement.

Members of GHPi constitute a diverse group of individuals from academia, government, the private sector and civil society with real experience in global health.

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Partners and Programs
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The UCSD MAS Program in Health Policy and Law offers graduate courses in global health policy. Click here for more info.
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UCSD Extension offers a Professional Certificate in global health policy. Click here for more info.
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Elevate Health and UCSD Extension offer an interactive online course on global health policy. Click here for more info.

Recent Publications

Akbarzada S, Mackey TK. The Syrian Public Health and Humanitarian Crisis: A “Displacement” in Global Governance? Glob Public Health. 2017; advanced online publication

Aleeban M, Mackey TK.
Global Health Policy and Visa Reform to Address Dangers of Hajj During Summer Seasons. Front. Public Health. 2016; 4:280

Mackey TK.
The Ebola Outbreak: Catalyzing a “Shift” in Global Health Governance? BMC Infect Dis. 2016;16(1):699.

Mackey TK, Kohler JC, Savedoff WD, Vogl F, Lewis M, Sale J, Michaud J, Vian T. T
he disease of corruption: views on how to fight corruption to advance 21st century global health goals. BMC Med. 2016;14(1):149.

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GHPi is affiliated with the UC San Diego Joint MAS Program in health Policy and Law and merged with the San Diego Patient Safety Center in 2015
Global Health Policy Institute
University City Center (UCC)
6256 Greenwich Drive, Mail Code: 0172X
San Diego, CA 92122
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