Global Health at NIH

Pakistani man squats on ground against wall while injecting need into forearm

NIDA marks 20 years of International Forum

NIH's National Institute on Drug Abuse supports international scientists as they make vital research discoveries and build much needed expertise in low-resource countries. Their annual International Forum fosters research collaborations and the exchange of scientific information.

Chinese delegation gathers around architectural model in lobby of clinical center with Dr Francis Collins and Dr John Gallin

US-China renew commitment to global health security

U.S. and Chinese health officials met on the NIH campus in June to discuss Ebola and global health security, renewing a longstanding commitment to collaborate.


Man stands and strokes camel's neck

NIH and global partners aim to defeat Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

The NIH and global partners are supporting multiple studies to pave the way for treatments and vaccines for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).


Woman lights cigarette while walking down sidewalk

NIDA and Fogarty work to reduce smoking in Argentina

NIDA and Fogarty have funded several projects to produce data, test interventions and develop Argentine expertise in tobacco research.


Recent NIH Global Health News

Updated July 2015