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 brochure (5.5MB) for more information on our vision, mission, values, and programs. Users with limited bandwidth may wish to access the low-resolution version (362K).


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

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