Prevention and Public Health Group (PPHG)
Location(s): Eastern Africa; Kenya; Mozambique; Rwanda; Uganda; Tanzania; Zambia; Southern Africa; Namibia; South Africa; Western Africa; Ghana; Nigeria; Asia; Central Asia; Eastern Asia; Southern Asia; Iran; South-Eastern Asia; Viet Nam; Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; Central America; Guyana; Caribbean; Antigua and Barbuda; Dominican Republic; Haiti; United States; Oceania
The Prevention and Public Health Group (PPHG) is dedicated to improving health and reducing the burden of disease in the world's most vulnerable populations. Our areas of focus include applied public health research, education, and program improvement. The 70+ affiliated faculty and senior staff of the PPHG utilize their expertise and field experience in more than 30 countries to train local professionals, evaluate data to inform policy, conduct research and build capacity.
Directed by Dr. George Rutherford, PPHG is supported by the US Centers for Disease Control; the National Institutes of Health; Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS; and the World Health Organization.