Ball State’s Global Health Institute (GHI) focuses on various issues related to the function of health care systems and the promotion of health. The interdisciplinary institute concentrates on: public and community health; public, business and science policy; information systems and communication technology; architecture and design.

The organization is in transition. Please direct any questions to John Horowitz.


The Global Health Institute’s mission is to encourage interdisciplinary investigation of critical issues that impact local and global health.


The Institute values:

  • Evidence-based research
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Community engagement
  • External partnerships and funding