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Study Abroad

IPD provides more than two dozen study abroad programs for undergraduate students.

Global Health

IPD facilitates global health education and research on campus.
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Global Health Studies

Global Health Studies is an interdisciplinary minor spanning many subject areas within a diverse, exciting field. Through coursework and public health experiences abroad, global health students develop a sophisticated knowledge of the critical challenges to international health.

Global Health Portal

IPD manages Northwestern University’s premier gateway to the university’s international health network, featuring global health faculty, programs, partners, and research opportunities, as well as current news and upcoming events.

International Students and Visitors

IPD hosts international students from our partner universities and serves as the first point of contact for international campus visitors.
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Incoming Exchange Students

International students interested in studying at Northwestern can find application instructions, pre-departure information, and more.

Incoming Campus Visitors

IPD hosts visitors from partner institutions and others interested in collaborations with Northwestern University.

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Check out news, announcements and events from IPD.
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Fieldtrip to Geneva
Earlier this month, our program took a trip to Geneva, Switzerland to visit the headquarters of Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) and...
November 24, 2014 by corygoldman