Useful Programs

CUGH Products

Healthy Child Initiative Programs

Getting children up, out, and active with access to engaging educational material will improve their lives, educational and health outcomes. Please see the following sites that are free and will accomplish these goals.

  • Jane Goodall's Roots and Shoots Program - Teachers can use this program to facilitate children's engagement with their communities and environment.
  • BOKS Program - These 72 lessons created by the Reebok Company will increase children's physical activity in an enjoyable way, improving health and scholastic outcomes
  • National Geographic Society - The Society's site is a wealth of dynamic educational material that can teach children from K-12 about the extraordinary world we live in.
  • Pulitzer Center - Has an array of documentaries useful in teaching children about a broad range of current events and issues.
  • Park Rx - Parks Prescription: a way to get up, out and healthy for all ages.


The Lancet
Lancet Global Health
Annals of Global Health
Journal of Global Oncology
Implementation Science

Academic Institutions

Johns Hopkins Global Health
University of Washington Global Health
Mailman School Public Health
Harvard University
Emory University
Duke University Global Health
University of California San Francisco Global Health Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine - Global Health
O'neill Institute for Global Health Law
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
University of Toronto Global Health Program
University of Copenhagen School of Global Health

International Organizations

National Academy of Sciences (US)
Institute of Medicine (US)
World Health Organization
Pan-American Health Organization   
World Bank
Inter American Development Bank
African Development Bank 

US Government Agencies

National Institutes for Health (NIH)
Centers for Disease Control
State Dept
Open CRS: Congressional Research Reports for the People


The Pulitzer Center
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
Health and Ecosystems (WCS)
National Association of College and University Business Officers
Engineers Without Borders 
NGO Code of Conduct for Health Systems Strengthening

Human Rights Organizations

Human Rights Watch (HRW) International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Lawyers Without Borders Transparency International

Professional Organizations

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing (STTI)

Funding Organizations

Fogarty International Center
National Science Foundation
The Rockefeller Foundation
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Kaiser Permanente
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria