About Global Programs

The Office for Global Programs was established to promote, facilitate and support global programs that align with the mission of the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis. We are dedicated to promoting research, education, and service with the goal of advancing discovery and meeting societal needs globally while educating future generations of global health leaders.

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Our Mission

Promote, facilitate and support global programs that advance the health of animals, people and the environment.

Promote:

  • Faculty and staff engagement in education, research, service and outreach globally
  • Development of sustainable relationships with international partner institutions
  • International student experience in research and veterinary medicine  

Facilitate:

  • Access to resources (safety, health and security) for international travel and activities
  • Extramural support for global projects and student training
  • Partnership agreements of cooperation and collaboration with foreign institutions

Support:

  • Coordination between faculty, staff and students working internationally
  • Communication and marketing of existing and new global programs and activities
  • International programs in education, research, service and outreach