Field doctor collecting samples

Global Health Certificate

The Center for Global Health (CGH) provides transformative interdisciplinary education to the next generation of healthcare professionals by equipping them with 21st-century core competencies to align their education with emerging trends in healthcare and medicine across the globe. Through innovative education, research, and service, CGH strives to address the global burden of disease in local and global environments. Since 2008, CGH has expanded international service learning programs to include sites in Asia, Africa, Central America, and beyond.

Utilizing New York Institute of Technology’s digital prowess and participation in collaborative programs, CGH aims to expand existing College of Osteopathic Medicine and university-wide programs and innovatively create new ones. CGH is well positioned to be a leader in addressing emerging global health challenges through high impact inquiry, student engagement, and community outreach at home and abroad.

Director, Center for Global Health
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Clinical Specialties
Student Activity Center
Old Westbury
516.686.3912 or 4923

Admission Requirements

Application Materials

  • Completed application
  • $50 nonrefundable application fee
  • Copies of undergraduate transcripts for all schools attended; all final, official transcripts must be received prior to the start of the program
  • Copy of college diploma or proof of degree
  • Personal statement
  • Copy of resume