Message from UTIHP Regarding COVID-19

The University of Toronto International Health Program (UTIHP) has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation that has rapidly emerged to become a global pandemic. We would like to offer our say regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) and UTIHP's response...

The University of Toronto International Health Program (UTIHP) was established in 1988 as a student group by two University of Toronto medical students, in response to an increased interest in Global Health. Since then, the identity of the group has been constantly evolving.

UTIHP has proliferated into committees that focus their efforts towards specific issues through the implementation of various initiatives throughout the year. UTIHP remains a dynamic student group that balances the interests of the student body with the healthcare needs at the local and global level. 

Global Health Engage (GHE) seeks to promote action within the Global Health sphere through education, fundraising and community outreach.

The High School Partnership Program (HSPP) is dedicated to educating youth in global health issues, and empowering them to become global citizens.

REACH (Resources, Education & Advocacy for Community Health) aims to promote awareness of health issues faced by marginalized populations.

Community Engagement Project (CEP) is a new program dedicated to engaging local community organizations through student placements.

Founded in 2000, the highly attended Earthtones Benefit concert is an annual event hosted by UTHIP and the Faculty of Medicine.

Founded in 2000, the highly attended Earthtones Benefit concert is an annual event hosted by UTHIP and the Faculty of Medicine.

UTIHP's Health and Human Rights Conference has become a staple event at the U of T Global Health community and beyond.

The OMWHO conference simulates the WHO General Assembly committee sessions, allowing delegates to take on the roles of national representatives.

The Discovery Fund is an undergraduate scholarship program that aims to encourage interest in international health research.