CGHD’s work is driven by a deep commitment to use the power of science to promote social change and improve the health of populations worldwide. The CGHD’s faculty and professional staff currently manage more than 50 research projects and programs in over 20 countries.
The CGHD seeks to conduct high-quality applied research, and to advocate for the use of this research to improve the health of underserved populations around the world. Through our collaborations with scientists worldwide, we also work to strengthen individual and institutional capacity to conduct and utilize research.
Through our collaborative work with our BU partners and scientists worldwide, we seek to strengthen individual and institutional capacity to conduct and utilize research. In the future, the CGHD plans to continue to build a portfolio of research that matches our educational strengths and approaches to the critical global health and social development challenges of our time.