M8 Alliance Members

  • Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

    Europe’s largest university clinic – and its oldest and most prominent hospital – is located in the German capital. Eleven Nobel Laureates have worked at Charité.

  • Aga Khan University

    Aga Khan University, Pakistan

    Founded in 1983 as Pakistan's first private university, Aga Khan University initially began as a health-sciences university and is among the largest private health-care providers in Pakistan and East Africa.

  • American University of Beirut Global Health Institute

    American University of Beirut, Lebanon

    The Global Health Institute at AUB addresses global health challenges with a focus on context and sustainable impact by employing an interdisciplinary approach. The primary focus are challenges that are affecting the MENA region, but have relevance to and impact on other regions in the Global South.

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    Association of Academic Health Centers International (AAHCI)

    The AAHCI is a global non-profit organization that aligns efforts among health professionals in education, research, and patient care.

  • Logo: Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College

    Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, China

    The college is among the most selective medical institutions in the People’s Republic of China and one of its top two universities.

  • Logo: Coimbra Health

    Coimbra Health, Portugal

    Over 700 years old, the University of Coimbra is a keystone of European and global scientific culture, as well as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Together with the Coimbra Hospital and University Center, it forms Coimbra Health.

  • Logo: Consortium of Universities for Global Health

    Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH)

    CUGH is a network of over 170 academic institutions and organizations around the world addressing global health challenges.

  • Logo: Geneva University Hospitals

    Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland

    The Geneva University Hospitals are heirs to a centuries-long tradition of excellence in medicine and science. The HUG represents a merger of all public hospitals in Geneva.

  • Logo:  Imperial College London

    Imperial College London, UK

    The Imperial College of Science and Technology was created as a constituent college of the University of London. Fully independent since 2007, the Imperial College London attracts students from more than 100 countries.

  • Logo: InterAcademy Partnership

    InterAcademy Partnership (IAP)

    Under the umbrella of the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP), more than 140 national, regional and global member academies work together to support the vital role of science in seeking evidence-based solutions to the world’s most challenging problems.

  • Logo: Istanbul University

    Istanbul University, Turkey

    With origins dating back to 1453, Istanbul University is an internationally recognized institute of higher learning with over 170,000 students and 22 faculties dedicated to research and education.

  • Logo: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA

    A fully accredited private institution, the JHSPH was the first public health facility in the world, and it remains the largest school in the field.

  • Logo: Karolinska Institute

    Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

    Karolinska Institutet is Sweden’s largest medical academic research center and one of the world’s foremost medical universities. It is home to the assembly that selects Nobel laureates in physiology or medicine.

  • Logo: Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine

    Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

    The first institution of its kind in Japan, the Kyoto Imperial University College of Medicine was founded in 1899. Its successor, the Kyoto University School of Public Health, was established in 2000.

  • Logo: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK

    Founded in 1899, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is one of the leading research-focused graduate schools in the world.

  • Logo: Makerere University

    Makerere University, Uganda

    One of the oldest and most prestigious centers of learning in Africa, Makerere University is home to a staff of over 4,000 and more than 40,000 students.

  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE)

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), India

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) has over 35,000 students from 60+ nations. It is one of India's leading academic and research institutions that provides graduate and postgraduate courses covering several key disciplines including Medicine and Pharmacy.

  • Logo: Milken Institute School of Public Health

    Milken Institute School of Public Health, USA

    The Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University was established in 1997 and is the only school of public health in Washington, DC

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    Monash University, Australia

    Monash University is Australia’s largest university with over 84,000 students across four Australian campuses, alongside campuses in Malaysia, Indonesia, and partnerships in India, China, and Italy. Over 60 years, Monash has championed change, to tackle the challenges of the age – climate change, geopolitical security and thriving communities through its strategic plan, Impact 2030. Renowned for excellence, Monash ranks in the top 50 universities globally and in the Indo-Pacific region.

  • Logo: Montreal Clinical Research Institute

    Montreal Clinical Research Institute, Canada

    The IRCM was the first independent academic research center in Quebec to bring basic and clinical researchers together under a single roof.

  • Logo:  National Taiwan University

    National Taiwan University

    Known for its diverse and international curriculum, National Taiwan University is made up of 11 colleges, 54 departments and 105 graduate institutes. It has a student body of around 30,000.

  • Logo: National University of Singapore

    National University of Singapore

    Founded in 1905, the National University of Singapore today consists of 16 different faculties and schools. Around 37,000 students can be found on its three campuses in Singapore and seven overseas locations.

  • NIMS University

    NIMS University, India

    NIMS University is a state private medical and technical university. It provides modern amenities and the highest caliber of education in a variety of degree courses. It is among the top emerging medical universities in India.

  • Logo:  Russian Academy of Medical Sciences

    Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Russia

    Set up in 1944, the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences was considered the most prestigious scientific and medical organization in the Soviet Union. Its successor – the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences – was founded in 1992.

  • Logo:  Sapienza University of Rome

    Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

    Established in 1303 by Pope Boniface VIII, Sapienza is one of the oldest universities in the world. With about 115,000 students, it’s one of the largest in Europe as well.

  • Logo: Tehran University of Medical Sciences

    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran

    The university is the oldest, largest, and most highly ranked comprehensive higher education institute in the field of medicine and public health in Iran, offering a wide range of courses and receiving applications from students from around the globe.

  • United Nations University International Institute for Global Health

    United Nations University International Institute for Global Health

    UNU International Institute for Global Health is the designated UN think tank on global health and serves as a policy translation hub for UN member states, agencies and programmes. The Institute generates policy-relevant analysis by applying a gender lens to inform the development, implementation and evaluation of health programmes. 

  • Logo: University of Montreal

    University of Montreal, Canada

    A public research university that started with less than 100 students in 1878, the University of Montreal has more than 60,000 today. Comprised of 13 faculties and more than 60 departments, it has the highest sponsored research income in Quebec.

  • Logo: University of Geneva

    University of Geneva, Switzerland

    Founded in 1559 as a theological and humanist seminary, the University of Geneva is renowned for emphasizing the unity of teaching and research. It’s the only tertiary-level educational institution of its kind in the region.

  • Logo: University of São Paulo

    University of São Paulo, Brazil

    Founded in 1934, the University of São Paulo arose from a combination of institutions, including a medical school. Today the largest university in Brazil is seen as the country’s most prestigious educational institution.

  • Logo: University of Paris

    University of Paris, France

    The University of Paris (UP) is one of the leading French research-intensive universities with over 60,000 students and covers a wide range of disciplines, with one of the most comprehensive and ambitious training offers. UP is a world-leading university in the fields of health sciences, physics, biology, earth and planetary sciences. UP is the result of the merger between Université Paris-Descartes, Université Paris-Diderot and the integration of the Institut de physique du globe de Paris, effective since January 2020.