Office of Global Health Affairs, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - OGHA

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200 Independence Ave., S.W. Room 639H
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-6174 (Voice)
202-690-7127 (FAX)


The Office of Global Health Affairs provides support to the Assistant Secretary for Health and the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services in developing policy and coordinating activities of the Public Health Service in the field of refugee and international health. It works closely with the World Health Organization and international organizations, and it oversees PHS participation in a number of binational cooperative health agreements. Several desk officers serve as experts on various regions of the world.

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Review Date

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2011