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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 25-27, 2017

CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference

Collaborating for Healthy Communities: Results, Realities, Opportunities

Baltimore, MD

This conference will address emerging challenges and gaps in community health, and explore tools and interventions to address them through skill building, networking, and program learning. As you engage in dialogue and learning with diverse stakeholders, you will contribute to greater programmatic impact through collaboration.

Click here to preview the agenda.

Click here to register today!



October 7, 2017 | 8:00 am -3:30 pm

WASH Symposium: Building WASH Sustainability and Capacity

Denver Wastewater Management, 2000 W. 3rd Avenue

The Symposium is a day long event featuring WASH experts. The morning session will include top industry experts Dr. James Jackson, founder of Project C.U.R.E and award winning author, and Tim Prewett, CEO of iDE. The afternoon session has two tracts - you will be asked to choose one when you register. Session 1: Training Challenges (Braimah Apambire), Institution Building (Stephanie Cox), Participatory Mapping (Emily Van Houweling). Session 2: Social Entrepreneurship (Karen Loeb), Champion/Passionaries (Rich Thorsten), Monitoring, Evaluation & Action Planning (Peter Van Arsdale).

Registration includes breakfast and lunch. Click here to register today!

Attendees $50 (early bird: $40 through September 7)

Students $25



October 12, 2017 | 6 pm - 9 pm

Collaboration Celebration 2017

Posner Center | 1031 33rd Street, Denver, CO

On Thursday, October 12th from 6:00-9:00pm the Posner Center will open their doors to all friends, partners, and supporters our annual Collaboration Celebration. They invite you to join them in celebrating Colorado’s international development community, connections to people, communities and organizations across the globe, and the partnerships that make them possible.

Your ticket includes hors d’ouvres, beer from Ratio Beerworks, wine, soft drinks, and a silent auction.

Click here to get more details and purchase your ticket!



October 23, 2017 | 3 pm - 5 pm

Operation Giving Back (OGB)

San Diego, CA

This volunteerism initiative of the American College of Surgeons is organizing a Global Surgery Program Leaders Meeting during the Clinical Congress 2017. The goal of the meeting is to create a platform for future collaborations between individual programs and discuss the possibility of developing an organizational structure and collaboration with OGB.

Questions? Contact Girma Tefera at

Ready to RSVP? Email



December 3-9, 2018

Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba (MEDICC)

Melia Varadero Hotel | Varadero, Cuba

MEDICC's 20th Anniversary Conference will offer interactive opportunities to learn about a number of Cuban initiatives promoting public health and celebrating Cuban culture.

Learn all the details here.



March 16-18, 2018

9th Annual CUGH Conference

Health Disparities: a Time for Action

New York Hilton Midtown, New York, NY

Join more than 1,700 global health faculty, students, implementers and leaders from over 50 countries to explore the latest in global health and how academics, NGOs, government and the private sector can address the global health challenges before us.

Click here to register!

Abstract submission deadline: September 28, 2017

Panel proposal submission deadline: September 1, 2017

Satellite session proposal deadline: November 30, 2017

Poster and abstract reviewer deadline: August 15, 2017



April 20-21, 2018

10th International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts and Responses

University of California at Berkeley

This conference will address (1) scientific evidence, (2) assessing impacts in divergent ecosystems, (3) human impacts and impacts on humans, and (4) technical, political, and social responses. The conference program groups together presentations along similar themes to facilitate knowledge sharing and community building.

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