Global Health Certificate Program

VUSN Students in Haiti



Graduate Certificate in Global Health
The Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health offers a Graduate Certificate in Global Health for which all graduate and professional students are eligible. The certificate requires the Foundations of Global Health or Foundational Skills in Global Health course, a variety of elective courses, and a practicum. 

To learn more about the Graduate Certificate in Global Health, visit our website:

If you are interested in completing the certificate, please contact Dr. Carol Ziegler at Tuition assistance may be available to interested students.


Informational Session - August 31, 2015

The VUSN Faculty Global Health Special Interest Group will host an informational session to discuss VUSN's global health opportunities for students on August 31st from noon to 1 in AX 167.


A recording of the informational session is available. Please note, you must have a VUnetID to access this video.


August 18, 2015

Upcoming Global Health Nursing Conference: Call for Abstracts.


Call for Applications for Global Health Internship
Wuqu' Kawoq | Maya Health Alliance is seeking a medical student, physician assistant student, or nurse practitioner student to carry out diverse activities related to chronic disease care in Guatemala for an 8-12 month internship beginning after June 1, 2016.

Please visit the following link for the internship description and instructions for application:


June 2, 2015

The IGH Global Health Certificate Requirements have been updated. View the IGH website for more information.


March 25, 2015

Congratulations to Emily DuBois Hollander (NMW-FNP Dual) and Yvonne Carter (FNP) , who were selected for the Frist Global Health Leaders Program!

Emily DuBois Hollander

Yvonne Carter