Collaborations & Advocacy
The Boston College Program for Global Health works collaboratively with organizations throughout the United States and the world to serve its core mission through research and advocacy.
Collegium Ramazzini and the Ramazzini Institute
The Boston College Program for Global Public Health and the Common Good collaborates with the Collegium Ramazzini, an independent, international society in environmental and occupational medicine, and with its research arm, the Ramazzini Institute.Learn More
C-Change Center, Harvard University
The Boston College Program for Global Public Health and the Common Good collaborates with the Center for Health and the Global Environment (C-Change Center) at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health on projects related to climate change, air pollution and health.Learn More
Consortium of Universities for Global Health
Boston College is a member of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health. CUGH supports academic institutions and partners to improve the wellbeing of people and the planet.Learn more
World Health Organization
The Boston College Program for Global Public Health and the Common Good works in partnership with the World Health Organization to protect the world’s children against environmental threats to health.Learn More
The Boston College Program for Global Public Health and the Common Good translates science into evidence-based advocacy to advance population health and achieve social justice.
We testify before Congress on national public health issues.
We publish editorials and advisories in major media outlets on air pollution, mercury, asbestos, lead, pesticide poisoning and global climate change.
Our faculty and students are working locally to oppose placement of a large, natural gas compressor station in a densely populated, low-income, environmental justice community in North Weymouth, Massachusetts.
We educate health professionals, parents and the public.
We work with UN Environment and the World Health Organization.