Director of Education

Traci Wells, PhD, is the Director of Education for the UCLA Center for World Health. She works with medical students who have an interest in global health, while also facilitating the training of foreign physicians who come to UCLA for continuing education. Her doctoral degree is in International Education, and she has extensive knowledge of the education systems of both the U.S. and other countries. Dr. Wells was awarded the Fulbright-Hays fellowship for her dissertation research on educational reform in Mali. She speaks French fluently, while also possessing language skills in Spanish, Arabic, and Bamanankan.