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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.
 

 

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.

Learn more about this event.

Respond to a call for papers.

 

 

April 25-28, 2018

Missioncraft in Disasters and Austere Environments

Providing Quality Acute Care in Limited Resource Settings

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

This 4-day course is designed to equip health care practitioners with advanced practical skills and knowledge in order to effectively provide quality acute care in resource constrained environments. This intensive course combines principles of Missioncraft in Disaster Relief™ course with focused in-depth clinical training. The workshop is offered to health care professionals who plan to deploy and provide hands-on, acute care with limited resources.

Want to learn more about this training? Click here.

 

 

April 28, 2018 | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Global Water Challenge

North Classroom Building, University of Colorado Denver

The Global Water Challenge gives Denver-based middle school students the opportunity to research and study water issues locally and globally. Students work in small groups to research their selected water issues, collaborate, and problem‐solve. Students use teacher‐led class time to explore their topics in greater depth, to prepare and perfect water-themed skits in preparation for competition day.

Global Health Connections is seeking judges for this event! Please contact Suzanne Dircksen at suzannedircksen@gmail.com to volunteer.

 

May 4, 2018 | 7:00 am

Refugee Medicine Grand Rounds: Human Trafficking

Ardas Family Medicine | 1532 Galena Street, Suite 300, Aurora

Join Ardas Family Medicine for grand rounds with Ally Hades, Adams County District Attorney.

Email welcome@ardasclinic.com for more information.

 

 

May 11, 2018 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Global Health Primer

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

This 1-day course is for healthcare providers with little to no international experience who aree intersted in learning basic principles of global health work. The focus is on practical knowledge about healthcare delivery in low-resource settings.

Click here to learn more and register!

 

 

May 12 & 13, 2018

The Colorado Humanitarian Surgical Skills Workshop

Center for Surgical Innovation, Denver CO

This 2-day cadaver-based workshop is designed for surgical residents interested in humanitarian work. The goal of the workshop is for participants to obtain essential skills needed to practice effectively in global surgery settings. The course is taught by surgical attendings from the University of Colorado and is intended for surgery residents in or beyond their PGY3 year.

Learn more about this training by clicking here.

 

 

June 1, 2018 | 7:00 am

Refugee Medicine Grand Rounds: Respiratory Infections

Ardas Family Medicine | 1532 Galena Street, Suite 300, Aurora

Join Ardas Family Medicine for grand rounds with Joshua Solomon MD, National Jewish Pulmonary Medicine.

Email welcome@ardasclinic.com for more information.

 

 

July 6, 2018 | 7:00 am

Refugee Medicine Grand Rounds: Respiratory Diseases

Ardas Family Medicine | 1532 Galena Street, Suite 300, Aurora

Join Ardas Family Medicine for grand rounds with Amen Sergew, MD, National Jewish Pulmonary Medicine.

Email welcome@ardasclinic.com for more information.

 

 

July 21, 2018 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Insight to Impact: Driving Demand Creation for HIV Prevention

Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre | Europaplein 2-22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Expert interviews and panel discussions on the art and science of HIV prevention demand creation. Insight to Impact AIDS 2018 pre-conference offers a firsthand look at best practices for HIV prevention communications and demand creation. During this full-day event, you will explore the intersections of public health science and marketing and communcicatons, looking at the range of practices and activities that drive demand for HIV prevention.

Click here to learn more and register!

 

 

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.

 

 

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Mail Stop A090
Aurora, CO 80045


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