Global Health

Global health equity stands at the heart of the Geisel School of Medicine's and Dartmouth College's core values to be a world citizen and to improve lives. At Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine, health equity education, research and service takes many forms...from global health programs in Peru, China, or Rwanda to urban, rural and Native American partnerships in the U.S.

In a typical entering class at Dartmouth, roughly half of the Geisel students will bring with them some type of global health experience. Student interest in these experiences is at an all-time high and growing, and the need to improve health care in the U.S. and abroad continues to grow as well.

Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine is fiercely committed to:

If you have questions, want to learn more about educational opportunities, or how to join with us to support this important work, please contact the Center for Health Equity at

Dartmouth Global Health

Global Health Scholars

CHE-Dickey Fellowship Application

Dartmouth Global Health Initiative

Health Care Delivery

Global Health Resources

Guidelines for Pre-Medical and Medical Students Providing Patient Care Abroad

Student Handbook for Global Engagement

Burnap/Lyons Fellowships