The Center for Global Health co-sponsors monthly and annual events and outreach opportunities on and off campus throughout the year. Here are global health events that are happening around the world.
May 10-12, 2014
5th Annual Conference Consortium of Universities for Global Health
"Universities 2.0: Advancing Global Health in the Post-MDG Era"
The Washington Hilton, Washington, DC
In May 2014, the CUGH conference will bring together over 1,000 members from a variety of sectors and disciplines to examine the cutting edge issues in several areas:
Innovations and interventions to improve health conditions:
Global justice and governance: Human Rights, legal issues, ethics, and policy
Interactions and interconnectedness of government policy on health outcomes
Partnerships and capacity-building for education and research in global health
Role of the private sector: Embrace, engage, avoiding conflicts of interest
Determinants of culture change in education of practice
Training the global health workforce
Technology: Advancements, set-backs, implications and outcomes
Learn more about this event and register to attend!
September 11-13, 2014
11th Annual Family Medicine Global Health Workshop
"The Changing Landscape of Global Family Medicine"
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine, San Diego, CA
The Center for Global Health Initiatives of the American Academy of Family Physicians will convene the 11th AAFP Family Medicine Global Health Workshop, September 11-13 in San Diego, CA. There are multiple opportunities to improve care for people of the world, and it is our responsibility to educate and share resources to do so. It is AAFP's hope that this workshop will help participants reach this goal.
AAFP is now accepting abstracts on a variety of topics including the conference theme, The Changing Landscape of Global Family Medicine – the deadline for abstract submissions is May 15, 2014.
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