Skip to Global Health Institute Full Site Menu Skip to main content

About the Institute

The Georgetown Global Health Institute serves as a university-wide platform for supporting research, teaching, and service in global health and for developing concrete solutions to the health challenges facing families and communities throughout the world.


Christopher King sitting at a desk with a computer

The Future of Health and Health Education Event

Christopher King is the founding dean of Georgetown University’s School of Health. A longtime member of the Georgetown community, Dean King will share his experiences and offer his vision for the future of health and health education.


Commercial Speech and Unhealthy Food Products: Conceptual Foundations

The O'Neill Institute's Andrés Constantin and Oscar Cabrera wrote an article on ethical issues around how free speech protections for corporations have contributed to commercialization of unhealthy foods. It was published in a special issue of the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, for which Cabrera was also a guest-editor.