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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 11, 2015 | 12:00-2:00 pm

"The Impact of Climate Change on Children and Their Families"

Jules Amer Lecutreship - Extended Grand Rounds

2nd Floor Conference Center at Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora

12:00 - 12:40 p.m. Is climate change a reality? How will it affect Colorado, the US and the World? 

Presented by Caspar Ammann, PhD

12:40 - 1:10 p.m. How does climate change impact social structure and nutrition? 

Presented by Nancy Krebs, MD, MS

1:10 - 1:40 p.m. Climate change – Is it changing our risk of infectious disease? 

​Presented by Edwin Asturias, MD

1:40 – 2:00 p.m. Discussion and Questions

September 24, 2015

Colorado Children's Immunization Coalition Fundraiser: S.O.U.P! (Shots Offer Unrivaled Protection)

The Inn at Hudson Gardens | 6115 S. Santa Fe Drive

S.O.U.P! brings together around 250 Colorado pediatricians, physicians, nurses, educators, legislators, public health experts and vaccine advocates for an evening of soup tasting, celebrating, and committing to keeping Colorado kids healthy. S.O.U.P! will also honor local immunization champions.

Learn more and reserve your tickets today!​​


September 30 - October 3, 2015

UCSF Global Health Bootcamp

University of California San Francisco

The Global Health Bootcamp is an interdisciplinary, state-of-the-art education program that is aimed at early career nurses, pharmacists, physicians or any health care professionals committed to long term work in global health delivery. This course emerges out of the insight that the barrier to global health care delivery is not necessarily funding or knowledge of how to deliver health care: it is the ability to implement. Training includes multi-disciplinary topics such as health system design, leadership training, ultrasound skills, quality improvement principles in resource poor settings, and case studies on effective global health delivery programs led by experienced practitioners.

Learn more about this training or contact​.

April 9-11, 2016

7th Annual Global Health Conference hosted by Consortium of Universities for Global Health

Hilton Union Square Hotel, San Francisco

Details about the theme of this event are forthcoming. To learn more about CUGH and how to become involved, click here!​​


April 16-17, 2016

13th Annual Global Health and Innovation Conference at Yale University

New Haven, CT

The Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale on April 16-17, 2016, is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,200 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.

Conference schedule​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Apply to present (abstracts due August 31)

Register to attend​ (early bird ends July 31)


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