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, 2015 | 7:00-8:30 pm
Put Your Ideals into Practice: Doctors Without Borders Information Session
Tears McFarlane House, 1290 Williams St., Denver, CO. 80218
On Wednesday, March 4, medical and non-medical professionals are invited to join a presentation to learn more about how you can join Doctors Without Borders' pool of dedicated aid workers. An aid worker and Field Human Resources Officer will discuss requirements and the application process, and you'll meet experienced Doctors Without Borders aid workers from the area and hear firsthand stories of "life in the field."
For more information and to register please click here.
March 22-May 19, 2015
Ride for World Health 2015
Ride for World Health is a 501(c)3 not for profit organization founded in 2006 by medical students at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. The Ride itself is an annual full support pedal powered journey bringing global health issues to classrooms and lecture halls in small towns and big cities across America. Along the way, riders raise funds for select beneficiaries who represent their ideals and implement programs that address the very issues they lecture about.
Apply to become a rider! Go to http://r4wh.org, click on “Apply Now,” or contact Arwa Mesiwala and Dave Hartnett at email@example.com.
March 26-28, 2015
Mobilizing Research for Global Health
6th Annual Global Health Conference hosted by the Consortium of Universities for Global Health
Sheraton Boston Hotel | Boston, MA
The agenda for the 2015 CUGH Conference includes a stellar lineup of important global health topics and speakers, spanning nearly three full days (March 26 through 28, 2015), with the addition of special pre-conference workshops on Wednesday, March 25th.
The major plenary themes of the 3 days include:
- Technology Revolution in Genetics, Vaccine Development and Deployment
- Transforming the One Health Agenda
- Drivers of Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases
- Improvement Science: From Theory to Practice
- Big Problems, Big Ideas
- The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)
Click here to learn more! Early bird registration ends January 31st