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.
March 29-31, 2017
International Zika Conference and Workshop
Hilton Washington Dulles Airport Hotel | Herndon, VA
This three-day conference will cover topics related to preparing community strategies, recommendations for surveillance and response actions, local partnership and participation, emergency response coordination, microcephaly and neurological disorders, and much more. View the whole agenda by clicking here
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April 3, 2017 | 12:00-1:00 pm
Grand Rounds Seminar - Violence Prevention: a Global Perspective
Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North, Room 2106
Andres Villaveces, MD, MPH, PhD, who has recently joined the CDC’s injury and violence team as a senior scientist. His background includes a medical degree from U of El Bosque in Colombia, an MPH in international health from Emory University, and a PhD in epidemiology from U of Washington. He has worked at the WHO and World Bank, as well as being faculty at the Injury Prevention Research Center and Department of Epidemiology at University of North Carolina. He is a global injury and violence expert who applies state-of-the-art research and intervention methodologies and has experience working in multiple countries.
No registration necessary!
April 7-9, 2017
8th Annual CUGH Conference | Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems
Washington Hilton Hotel, Washington DC
Join more than 1,700 global health faculty, student, implementers and leaders from over 50 countries to explore the latest in global health, planetary health, and the role universities play in addressing global health challenges. Satellite sessions happening April 6th.
April 22 & 23, 2017
Global Health and Innovation Conference
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.
April 25-28, 2017
17th Annual Kenya Pediatric Association Scientific Conference
Acacia Premier Hotel, Kisumu, Kenya
The theme for this year's scientific conference is "Beyond Child Survival," and the sub-theme is "Nutrition and Development." The conference includes participants from the American Pediatric Association, CDC, Wellcome Trust, and Pediatric Associations of the UK, Spain, and Italy.
June 3-4, 2017
The Colorado Humanitarian Surgical Skills Workshop
Center for Surgical Innovation, Denver, CO
This two-day, cadaver-based workshop will teach surgical procedures that can be used in under-resourced settings (external fixation without power, craniotomoy without power, and non-mesh hernia repair). This training will be taught by Unviversity of Colorado faculty from general surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, OBGYN, and more. Applicants from general surgery, OBGYN and orthopedics must be in PGY3 or later to apply. .