The Joint Institute of Global Health (JIGH) is a jointly funded collaboration between the National University of Ireland – Maynooth (NUIM), Dublin City University (DCU) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. The main objectives of the JIGH are to develop Global Health research collaborations between researchers from within these institutions and partner organisations in the Developing World. The JIGH supports researchers who are active in this field and, through a series of Working Groups, is dedicated to.

  • Facilitate research collaborations between Irish based researchers and developing world partners
  • Provide workshop and networking opportunities between members
  • Finance Short Term Study Missions
  • Fund teaching replacements for research academics