The UCLA Center for World Health (CWH) is a joint initiative of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Health. Our motto is Saving Lives and Improving Health by Investing in People.

Please see the UCLA Center for World Health 2016-2017 annual report (5.5MB) for more information on our vision, mission, values, and programs.

Our Vision

A world in which all people achieve their right to high-quality, compassionate, and affordable health care

Our Mission

Transforming health worldwide
We accomplish this by strengthening human capital, conducting collaborative research, and delivering leading-edge care.

Our Values