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

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

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

CFHI is a supporter and "friend" of, which provides evidence-based tools and peer-reviewed research to advance best practices in global learning, community-university partnership, and sustainable development.Read more

Network of WHO Intern Alumni

The Network of WHO Intern Alumni (NWIA) is made up of former interns from all WHO offices and regions. Their mission is to encourage fair access to international health training opportunities, with a focus on global health internships. CFHI has partnered with NWIA to administer a scholarship opportunity to financially support two candidates from a low- and middle- income country (LMIC) and cover...Read more