Global Partnerships

In an increasingly interconnected world, today’s most pressing health challenges cannot be solved alone. MUSC recognizes and values that cross-cultural, multi-disciplinary partnerships are more critical than ever, and partners with institutions across the globe to expand and advance research, teaching, exchange, and innovation.

Faculty are often at the forefront of these relationship-building efforts and in some instances are asked to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOUs) or other kinds of agreements to establish such collaborations. The types of collaboration can take many forms: Types of Agreements

Launching a relationship with an international partner can be an involved process. The Center for Global Health manages MUSC’s international partnership agreements, providing guidance and assistance to facilitate the process.

Submit Agreement Proposal (PDF)

If you are considering an agreement between an international entity and your department or college, find out more about institutional partnerships, and follow the steps outlined in Establishing an Agreement.