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.
March 4 & 5, 2014
2014 WASH Symposium: Debates in Global Water and Sanitation
University of Colorado Boulder Campus, Discovery Learning Center
This symposium will address three debates on current challenges in the WASH Sector:
(Will also be broadcast via webinar)
*How can universal access to drinking water and improved sanitation be achieved?
*Where should investments in the WASH sector go?
*In urban sanitation, how should we direct resources to reach the urban poor?
Learn more about this event.
Or go to https://sites.google.com/site/coloradowashsymposium to register!
March 12, 2014
13120 E. 19th Ave., Building Education 2 North, Room 2302, Aurora, CO
AIDSVu is an interactive online map illustrating the prevalence of HIV in the United States. The national, state and local map views on AIDSVu allow users to visually explore the HIV epidemic alongside critical resources such as HIV testing center locations, HIV treatment center locations, and NIH-Funded HIV Prevention & Vaccine Trials Sites.
On March 12 at 12 noon, join the Colorado School of Public Health and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment as they unveil the first interactive online visualization of AIDS in Denver.
Registration is recommended.
March 14, 2014
Innovators Forum, a health and social entrepreneurship conference
Shubert Theater, New Haven, Connecticut
The Innovators Forum draws health, education, development, and social entrepreneurship professionals and students for a focused, highly interactive, and collaborative conference on best and emerging practices for effective programs. A reduced early bird registration rate is offered through February 20th: http://www.uniteforsight.org/forum
April 12 & 13, 2014
Global Health and Innovation Conference presented by Unite for Sight
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference. This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. Now accepting abstracts!
Register early to secure the lowest rate.
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!