What We Do


Undertake innovative research in humanitarian health science to discover and apply evidence-based strategies for prevention, preparedness, response, recovery and reintegration. 

Educate and Train

Educate and train individuals, governments and organizations on the latest theories and best practice approaches of humanitarian health science to allow for their evidence-based and practical application.


Empower individuals, communities, organizations and Governments to practically apply skills and expertise gained through research and education.


On COVID vaccinations for refugees, will the world live up...

Towards the end of May, Ali Jinnah Hussin, 20, noticed that a lot of people in...

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Undocumented and unvaccinated yet still essential

When the COVID-19 pandemic first swept through the U.S., the public learned of a...

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Argentina: Abusive Covid-19 Measures in Northern Province

(Washington, DC) – Authorities in Argentina’s northern...

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Can Cash Transfers Help Syrian Refugees Manage Diabetes?

Providing refugees with cash assistance is increasingly common in humanitarian...

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COVID-19 Data Is Missing A Lot Of People — And Raising...

When is data good data? That's an important question – especially...

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The Goodermote Humanitarian Award Presented to José Andrés...

Dean Ellen J. MacKenzie, PhD '79, ScM '75 invites you to join the live...

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