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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. 

August 17-19, 2015

Global Summit on Telemedicine & eHealth

Crown Plaza Hotel, Houston, TX

The conference will explore the important questions on challenges in the use of information technology to lower the costs of health care while increasing access for thousands of patients. The theme of the conference is “Embracing the future Healthcare of Telemedicine & eHealth” to strategize and address the emerging healthcare challenges globally.

To learn more about this exciting event, click here!​


August 26, 2015

"Every Last Child" Film Screening & Expert Panel

Sie Film Center, 2150 Colfax Ave., Denver

Colorado Children's Immunization Coalition​ invites you to screen "Every Last Child," a documentary by award winning filmmaker Tom Robert. It is the dramatic story of five people impacted by the current polio crisis in Pakistan. Taking place on the front line of the fight against the disease, it is a story of sacrifice, fearless determination, and sorrow in the face of mistrust, cynicism, and violence.

Tickets are $10 and can be purchased in advance by following this link​.

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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

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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!​​

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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)


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!​​

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