GW Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health

GW Center of ExcellenceinMaternal and Child Health

What does it mean for GW to be a Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health (MCH)?

In a word... more.


  • More opportunities for you to develop on-the-job experience in departments of health and local community-based organizations
  • More chances for you to participate in cutting-edge research with world-class faculty who are passionate about addressing a variety of issues affecting the health of women, infants, children, and adolescents.
  • More occasions for you to build community with peers and alumni who, like you, see challenges where others see obstacles


Current students standing together in classroom

iMCH Learning Lab

Participate in research projects that address current issues.

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Back of child and grandmother

Applied Practice

Gaining real-world experience in public health with APEx.

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Center of Excellence event with partners

Our Partners 

Ongoing opportunities for meaningful practice experiences. 

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2024 Center of Excellence Report

Click below to read our Key Highlights and Initiatives Report for FY2024.

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Is it corny to want to change the world? Not at GW.

We’re serious about not only making a difference, but being the difference.