Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Global Health Society

Welcome to the Global Health Society website!

Welcome to the site of the Global Health Society. Please feel free to browse and find out more about who we are, the events we host, and the resources we provide to students. We will be updating this site regularly so be sure to check back!

Who are we?

We are a group of like-minded individuals seeking to expand awareness about global health issues in addition to providing opportunities for students at the University of Pennsylvania who wish to make a substantial impact at the local, state, national, or international level. 

Upcoming events

GHS has partnered with Penn Public Health Society (PPHS) to bring you an evening of food and fun! On Friday December 1st, we will be hosting a faculty and student potluck where each can share their culinary skills and enjoy the many foods that such a diverse class can offer. All MPH students welcome!

Details: December 1st, 6:00PM. Open to MPH Faculty and Students only. Please email GHS at for more details.