GHES fellowships encompass a wide variety of global health areas. Some of the fellowships have emphasized the following research areas (mutually inclusive):
- HIV/AIDS (37%)
- Epidemiology (28%)
- Tuberculosis (20%)
- Molecular Biology (14%)
- Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases (12%)
Each collaborating LMIC institution offers a variety of research areas. Below are some of the salient areas of research; however, there are many more collaborative research opportunities at each site than the ones listed.