2020 Global Health Case Competition

The annual USC Global Health Case Competition brings together teams of students from all disciplines to tackle a critical global health challenge. Seven days after receiving the case, students must propose realistic, innovative solutions to a panel of expert judges.

Important Dates

Virtual Mixer: December 4, 2019
Registration Deadline: January 17, 2020
Case Guidelines Distribution: January 31, 2020
USC Global Health Case Competition: February 7, 2020
Emory Global Health Case Competition: March 12-14, 2020

Additional Information

  • Teams must comprise five members from at least three USC schools. All graduate and undergraduate students are eligible!
  • The winning team will travel to Emory University in Atlanta, GA on March 12 to represent USC and compete in the International Emory Global Health Case Competition against other universities from around the world for a chance to win the cash grand prize!
  • All travel and participation expenses for the winning team will be covered by the USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health.
  • Meet potential teammates at a virtual mixer on December 4, 2019, at 6:00 pm via Zoom. Stay tuned for more details.
In 2017 the USC team took home first place at the Emory Global Health Case Competition.


Stay up-to-date as the competition approaches and get connected with potential teammates.