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Community Events

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 in your community and around the world. 


September 28-30, 2016

International Zika Conference & Workshop

Hilton Washington Dulles Airport Hotel, Washington, DC

The International Zika Virus Conference (iZIKVc) is set to happen in Washington, DC on September 28-29, 2016, followed by all-day hands-on workshops on the 30th. The event will be held at the Hilton Washington Dulles Airport Hotel in Herndon, Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC. iZIKVc's delegates will be able to understand the Zika virus infection, replication, pathogens and transmission. Participants will have first-hand insights on the research efforts to combat Zika outbreaks and its consequences.

To learn more, click here.

To register, click here.


September 30 - October 1, 2016

Pediatric Global Health: Building Networks for the Future

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Global Health Center is accepting abstracts for posters to be displayed at our conference Pediatric Global Health: Building Networks for the Future to be held Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 2016. Abstracts may be related to any aspect of pediatric global health, though we are particularly interested in those focusing on pediatric global health partnerships, collaborations and networks.

Submission Deadline is Friday, July 15th

Click here to learn more.


October 13, 2016 | 6:00-8:30 pm

Children's Global Mental Health: Challenges and Opportunities

Presented by Paramjit T. Joshi, MD, Immediate Past President of the AACAP

DoubleTree, 3203 Quebec St., Denver, CO, 80207

Learning objectives:

1. Explore the challenges and some opportunities available in the provision of mental health services to children internationally

2. Identify effective strategies that leverage research to influence public policy and funding of mental health services globally

3. Describe different models of service delivery, including those that partner with primary care physicians and pediatricians

Follow the link to learn more about the event and the registration process.


October 14, 2016 | 8:00-12:00 pm

Global Health Symposium

Hensel Phelps East Auditorium, Anschutz Medical Campus

The 2016 Global Health Symposium willl be held on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO 80045 on Friday, October 14, 2016. All Students, Faculty, Staff, Community Members and Leaders with an interest in global health work are invited to attend.

No registration is needed!


October 14, 2016 | 2:00-4:00 pm

Global Health Project Fair

Hensel Phelps East Auditorium, Anschutz Medical Campus

The Global Health Project Fair is an opportunity for CU students and residents to hear about available global health projects from faculty for the upcoming academic year. These projects would be used to fulfill trainee requirements such as practicum, capstone or mentored scholarly activity for their respective programs. The goal is to link faculty and trainees early in the academic year while attempting to streamline the process of contact between the parties.

No registration is needed!


December 5, 2016

Advancing Global Health: Ethical and Logstical Issues

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York

This one day conference, Advancing Global Health: Ethical and Logistical Issues, will focus on important issues that arise in two areas: 1) global health and medical education and 2) global health academic partnerships. There are a number of excellent speakers participating.

For more information please go to this link.


April 22 & 23, 2017

Yale University, New Haven, CT

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,000 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries. This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, changemakers, professionals and students from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.

View conference schedule

Register (early bird deadline ends June 30)

Apply to present (oral and poster session deadline is September 30)

Center for Global Health

13199 East Montview Boulevard, Suite 310
Mail Stop A090
Aurora, CO 80045


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