- Academic Affairs
- Administration and Finance
- Center for Health and Homeland Security
- Center for Information Technology Services
- Communications and Public Affairs
- Development and Alumni Relations
- Government Affairs
- Human Resource Services
- Office of Community Engagement
- Operations and Planning
- Office of the President
- Police and Public Safety
- Research and Development
- University Counsel
In partnership with communities here and abroad, University of Maryland, Baltimore Center for Global Education Initiatives addresses global challenges by developing experiential learning opportunities and interprofessional solutions with creative faculty scholarship, curricular innovation, and educational programs. Our vision is a borderless world where communities collaborate towards better health for all. Global is local and local is global.
Register with International SOS before you leave on your trip. This is University of Maryland, Baltimore's resource to provide medical assistance, international health care, and security services while you are traveling overseas. Their Assistance Center is available 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week. Download the International SOS app to your phone which will provide you with the quickest way to access services if you need them during your travels.
Find out where CGEI
faculty grantees have
worked with their inter-
professional groups of
students and their
A focus on global-to-local efforts published
A dedicated issue of Annals of Global Health features the work that came out of UMB's national roundtable hosted by the Center for Global Education Initiatives.
The roundtable focused on the best practices and models of global-to-local work and how to bridge this divide in academia and global communities.
The editors of the issue are UMB faculty members, Virginia Rowthorn (law), Lori Edwards (nursing), Jane Lipscomb (nursing), and Jody Olsen (social work).
UMB students work internationally on independent projects under the mentorship of UMB faculty from the schools of law, nursing, medicine, dentistry, social work, pharmacy, and the graduate school. Read about their experiences in Cambodia, Malawi, India, Honduras, Switzerland, Rwanda, Korea, Tanzania and more.
Read about the summer 2017 interprofessional global health projects.
UMB global health interprofessional projects will take students to Botswana, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Zambia this summer to work in interprofessional teams with UMB faculty and their international partners.
Bridging global and local communities
Faculty and student global experiences
Community development and service learning
Traveling abroad? Visit our international safety and security assistance center's webpage, International SOS, to register your trip and find out more about the country you are visiting. For more travel tips, please go to our international travel resources section.
Read Global to Local: Methods and Models, Volume 82, Issue 6 of Annals of Global Health which was edited by UMB faculty members, Virginia Rowthorn, Jody Olsen, Lori Edwards and Jane Lipscomb. The themes in these articles were recently discussed in a panel session at the 8th Annual Global Health Conference (CUGH) in Washington, DC. Take a look at the panel presentations and posters by UMB faculty and students at CUGH's 8th Annual Global Health Conference.