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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.


August 22, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Arboviruses on the Rise - Epidemiology and Control of Dengue and Zika

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North, Room 1206

Thomas Jaenisch, MD, PhD, Section Clinical Tropical Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases & Parasitology, Heidelberg University Hospital will be giving a lecture on the current trends in arboviral disease research and surveillance globally. This lecture is hosted by the Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, and is free and open to the public.



August 24, 2018 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Global Health Primer Course

Fulginiti Pavilion, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

The Global Health Primer is a one-day course for healthcare providers with little or no international health experience who are interested in obtaining foundational principles in global healht work. This course aims to provide introductory practical knowledge about healthcare delivery in low-resource global settings.

Click here for more information and registration!



September 29 & 30, 2018

Helping Mothers Survive Master Trainer Courses

Project CURE, Woodridge, Illinois

Project CURE is collaborating with Vital Health Africa and Jhpeigo to offer two Helping Mothers Survive modules: Bleeding After Birth and Pre-eclampsia & Eclampsia. These training programs support health workers with skills in prevention, detection and management of the leading causes of maternal deaths.

Interested in getting certified? Click here to learn more and apply!



October 10, 2018 | 5:00 pm

Bending the Arc | Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Mt. Oxford Auditorium, Children's Hospital Colorado

Bending the Arc is a documentary about a team of young people -- Paul Farmer, Kim Yong Kim, Ophelia Dahl -- whose charitable medical work 30 years ago ignited a global health movement. Their goal was simple but daring: to make high quality health care available to everyone, even in the world's poorest countries.

Admission is free but space is limited. RSVP required:



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 8-10, 2019 (Satellite Sessions March 7, 2019)

2019 CUGH Conference: Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health

Hilton Chicago Hotel | Chicago, Illinois

Submit your Panel Proposals, Abstract Proposals and Satellite Sessions Applications.

Learn all the details here.



April 13-14, 2019

Global Health and Innovation Conference

Yale University | New Haven, Connecticut

Learn from more than 250 speakers who are committed to effective, responsible programs in health, development, entrepreneurship, and education. See the confirmed 2019 conference speakers to date, including keynote speakers Agnes Binagwaho, Joia Mukherjee, Sanjiv Chopra, Gary Cohen, and Jordan Levy.

Call for Abstracts: Abstracts are currently being accepted for research presentations, program presentations, and for the social impact pitch presentations, including submissions for the $10,000 and $5,000 GHIC Innovation Prize. The first abstract deadline is August 31. For those submitting a research or program abstract, October 15th is the final deadline.


Follow this link for more details:

Center for Global Health

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Mail Stop A090
Aurora, CO 80045


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