Affiliations and Organizational Partners


American Medical Student Association

CFHI is an official partner of the American Medical Student Association (AMSA), the oldest and largest organizations of physicians-in-training and pre-medical students in the United States. CFHI's partnership with AMSA helps pre-medical and medical students have special access to CFHI programming and scholarships.Read more

American Medical Women's Association

CFHI is an official partner of the American Medical Women's Association (AMWA), the oldest multispecialty organization dedicated to advancing women in medicine and improving women’s health. CFHI's partnership with AMWA gives female medical students and residents special access to CFHI scholarship funding.Read more

Better Volunteering, Better Care

Better Volunteering, Better Care (BVBC) is an inter-agency initiative founded by Better Care Network and Save the Children UK. CFHI is a member of the BVBC global working group, a diverse collection of individuals and organizations throughout the world advocating for ethical models of volunteering.Read more

Building Bridges Coalition

CFHI is a proud member of the Building Bridges Coalition (BBC), a consortium of leading organizations working collaboratively to advance the quality, impacts and scale of international volunteering.Read more

Canopy Innovations

Canopy is an online medical language learning platform that works to improve the quality of care for Spanish-speaking patients and to support the healthcare professionals who serve them. CFHI and Canopy work together to set students up for success, giving them the tools to be thoughtful, culturally competent healthcare professionals. Through this partnership, CFHI students are able to enroll in...Read more

Consortium of Universities for Global Health

CFHI is a member of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH), an organization dedicated to strengthening the role of universities in global health research, service, and education. CFHI is active in the Education Sub-committee and Executive Director, Dr. Jessica Evert, serves as the advisor of the Trainee Advisory Committee.Read more

Federation of African Medical Students' Associations

CFHI is an official partner of the Federation of African Medical Students' Associations, an independent, non political federation of medical students associations in Africa. Founded in 1968 as a Nigerian, Ghanian, Ugandian initiative to foster the spirit of friendship and cooperation among African Medical Students. A project oriented medical students body. https://famsanet.orgRead more

Global Health Council

CFHI is a member of Global Health Council (GHC). GHC facilitates critical discussion around global health priorities and advocates for improved investments and policies to advance the global health agenda. As a GHC member, CFHI helps support critical efforts to maintain global health as a priority in the national and international development arenas.Read more