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.
January 19, 2017 | 12:00-1:30 pm
Film Screening | Hilleman: a Perilous Quest to Save the World's Children
Mt. Oxford Auditorium, Children's Hospital Colorado
This documentary tells the inspiring story of Dr. Maurice Hilleman, a man with a singular, unwavering focus: to eliminate the diseases of children. From his poverty-stricken youth on the plains of Montana, he came to prevent pandemic flu, develop the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine, and invent the first-ever vaccine against human cancer.
This event is hosted by the Colorado Children's Immunization Coalition. Please register to receive lunch.
February 3 & 4, 2017
Global Health Conference Midwest
Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska
The Global Health Conference Midwest will is accepting abstracts for posters and presentations for their 2017 event. There are 4 categories for submission: community initiatives, education, research, and interprofessional collaboration. Do you have work you'd like to share at this event? Follow the link below for more details.
February 27 - March 3, 2017
Missioncraft: Leadership in Disaster Relief
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO
Missioncraft in Disaster Relief is the art and science of preparing and conducting effective field operations. The 1-week intensive workshop (35 CME credits) presents best practices for health personnel in international disaster relief operations. The workshop is offered to selected medical and public health professionals who deploy to disasters as full-time, field-based, hands-on providers.
March 1, 2017
The Future of Global Health Unconference
Hamilton Live, Washington DC
Hosted by Global Health Council and the Global Health Fellows Program II, TFGH is a unique opportunity to step outside the usual panel discussion format and engage in meaningful conversation with peers and potential mentors. The goal of TFGH is to foster connections and increase knowledge through conversations among new and established members of the global health community. The breadth of sectors – private, non-profit, government, academic and donor – are usually represented among the event’s discussion group leaders, mentors and attendees.
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.
Click here for more information and registration.