Global Health Initiatives

Recent decades have witnessed an expansion in both international cooperation as well as a global exchange of knowledge and services.

Columbia University, because of its geographic location and history, has long played a significant role in extended services to underserved communities around the world.

The College of Dental Medicine supports global activities in two directions:

  • Providing dental services in an expanding number of the many underserved areas of the world
  • Establishing academic partnerships with an expanding number of selected dental schools throughout the world
The Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CUCDM) has an active “Global Health Externship Program...
Children’s Global Oral Health Initiative (CGOHI) The above project is a proposed CUMC collaboration involving...
Global Programs - Academic Partnerships Currently academic exchange agreements...