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International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH)



I-TECH fosters healthier communities around the world through equitable partnerships in research, training, and public health practice.

Core Services Offered

I-TECH comprises a global network, operating in more than 20 countries, that is committed to building long-term capacity in health systems strengthening; human resources for health; and targeted, data-driven interventions and research that are responsive to local needs. Read more about I-TECH’s projects and programs.

Funding Information

  • U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), via PEPFAR
  • U.S. Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), via PEPFAR, Contracts from prime recipients of BMGF and USAID awards, NIH
  • Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • The CDC Foundation
  • The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Reporting Structure

Chair, Department of Global Health

Related UW Entities

  • Department of Global Health
  • Digital Initiatives Group at I-TECH (DIGI)
  • Center for Stewardship in Medicine (CSiM)
  • School of Public Health
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Department of Psychosocial and Community Health
  • Department of Epidemiology
  • Division of Allergy and Infectious Disease
  • Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
  • Department of Family Medicine

External Partners

I-TECH follows a unique partnership model and technical assistance framework that guides the provision of technical services and assistance toward local ownership and sustainability. Read more about I-TECH’s approach and partnership model.