CUGH has several committees, subcommittees, and working groups that connect global health professionals on a given topic.

Explore Our Committees

CUGH’s Committees are open to CUGH individual and institutional members (except the Executive and Finance Committees). If you are interested in joining a committee, please contact

Finance Committee

Chair(s): Philip Landrigan

The Finance Committee advises the Executive Director on the financial management of the organization. The Finance Committee reviews and approves the organization’s financial policies and procedures. The Committee reviews the annual budget and financial reports for submission to the Board of Directors for approval. Participation in the Committee involves regular monthly phone meetings as updates to the current financial status as well as additional meetings as needed for policy revision and review.

Executive Committee

Chair(s): Maureen Lichtveld

The Executive Committee shall consist of the Chairperson, the Vice-Chairperson, the Secretary/Treasurer, the past chair of the Executive Committee, any other number of Directors the Board deems necessary and appropriate, and the Executive Director, who serves as an ex-officio, non-voting member of the Executive Committee. When the Board of Directors is not in session, the Executive Committee shall have and may exercise all of the powers of the Board of Directors, except to the extent, if any, that such authority shall be limited by a resolution adopted by a simple majority of the Directors in office; provided however, that neither the Executive Committee nor any other committee shall have the power to amend the Articles of Incorporate or the Bylaws of the consortium.

Explore Our Subcommittees

CUGH has seven subcommittees that fall under the Education Committee.

Explore Our Working Groups

CUGH’s working groups are open to all. CUGH membership is not required. If you are interested in joining a working group or would like to propose a new one, please contact