Our members are global health innovators

WGHA is dedicated to facilitating collaboration to create activities and partnerships in global health that wouldn’t otherwise exist. We create public-private partnership opportunities and promote global health understanding. By joining WGHA your organization will be part of a movement to strengthen global health efforts.


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The "magic" of Washington's global health community
We’ve been advocating for years that “global health” is a state and local asset. Aerospace, software, online retail, coffee – all are ingrained in this state’s identity. But our concentration of global health expertise is truly unique. One of my favorite moments recently was at a special reception for Dr. Sue Desmond Hellmann, the new CEO for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She told WGHA leaders that one thing that appealed to her about Seattle was what she called the “magic” of the partnerships here. Read more

Monty Montoya is an EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 Award Winner in the Pacific Northwest
SightLife President and CEO Monty Montoya has received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Life Sciences category in the Pacific Northwest. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Read more

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