Conferences

September 6, 2017 - September 7, 2017
6th Annual International Emergency Care Conference Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3004

Sponsoring Organizations: The Alfred Emergency & Trauma Centre, Monash University

The 6th Annual International Emergency Care Conference (IECC) will bring paramedics, emergency nurses and emergency doctors together to hear of the experience, evidence and recommendations of experts in the delivery of emergency care where resources and hospital capacity are limited or non-existent.

September 14, 2017
2017 Global Health Mini-University Washington, DC 20052

Sponsoring Organizations: USAID Bureau for Global Health and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health.

This day-long forum brings together professionals working in and students interested in a variety of Global Health areas. Discussion topics include: infectious disease, non-communicable disease, health systems, nutrition, environmental health, and humanitarian relief.

September 25, 2017 - September 29, 2017
Fall 2017 CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference Baltimore, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: CORE Group

The CORE Group Conference will provide participants an opportunity to discuss emerging challenges and gaps in community health, and explore tools and interventions to address them. In addition, participants and organizations will be encouraged to form partnerships for improving programs that save lives around the world.

September 28, 2017
Triangle Global Health Annual Conference Raleigh, NC 27695

Sponsoring Organizations: Triangle Global Health Consortium

The theme of this year's conference is "Making a Difference: Global Health and its Social, Economic, and Political Impact". This conference will explore these complex relationships and highlight how the work in global health is making a difference at the individual, community and societal levels.

October 5, 2017 - October 7, 2017
Family Medicine Global Health Workshop Houston, TX

Sponsoring Organizations: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

The 2017 Family Medicine Global Health Workshop will feature informative learning sessions, peer interaction, and idea sharing. Discussion topics will include, evaluating the practical management of chronic diseases in resource-constrained settings and common health problems in tropical settings.

October 9, 2017 - October 13, 2017
2017 Developing Excellence Forum Ridgecrest, NC

Sponsoring Organizations: Accord Network

ACCORD's annual conference will assemble workers affiliated with Christian mission organizations, providing an opportunity to collaborate and achieve the highest standards, principles and effectiveness in relief and development.

October 23, 2017 - October 27, 2017
Global Pediatric Clinical Skills Week Boston , MA 02115

Sponsoring Organizations: Boston Children's Hospital

This course aims to improve the knowledge and skills of healthcare professionals engaged or planning engagement in pediatric clinical work in low or middle income countries. Participants may select one, or a combination of the three following course offerings: 1) Clinical Core Topics in Global Health 2)Ultrasound Course and 3)Helping Babies Breathe Master Trainer Course.

October 29, 2017 - October 31, 2017
Canadian Conference on Global Health (CSIH) Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Sponsoring Organizations: Canadian Society for International Health

The theme of this year’s conference is "Reflection for Action", and will focus on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as well as the impact of poverty and social exclusion on health. This year's conference will include plenary sessions, oral presentations, posters, and documentary films.

November 4, 2017 - November 8, 2017
2017 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health" Atlanta, GA

Sponsoring Organizations: American Public Health Association (APHA)

The theme of the 2017 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health". This meeting will unite the public health community and afford professionals and practitioners the opportunity to address current and emerging health science, policy, and practice issues in an effort to prevent disease and promote health.

November 5, 2017 - November 9, 2017
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 66th Annual Meeting Baltimore, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH)

This scientific meeting includes contributed and invited papers, a plenary session, symposia, exhibits, awards and poster sessions. The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) is the principal organization in the United States representing scientists, clinicians and others with interests in the prevention and control of tropical diseases through research and education.

November 9, 2017 - November 11, 2017
2017 Global Missions Health Conference Louisville, KY 40243

Sponsoring Organizations: Southeast Christian Church/Blessing International

The Global Missions Health Conference aims to inform, train, and equip health care professionals and students to use their medical skills in the missions field. Topics will include 1)Global Health Issues 2)Medical Specialties 3)Missions Training and 4) Community Development.

November 11, 2017
2017 Fall TECH Conference Louisville, KY 40243

Sponsoring Organizations: Technical Exchange for Christian Healthcare (TECH)

The TECH Conference provides a unique opportunity to hear a brief description of over seventy different medical relief organizations.

November 15, 2017 - November 19, 2017
Missionary Medicine for Physicians Marion, NC 28752

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical and Dental Associations (CMDA)

This course helps prepare physicians and health professionals to work in developing countries where sophisticated instrumentation and lab tests are not available. The training consists of detailed presentations of the most common diseases seen in third world settings and emphasizes on diagnosis and treatment.

January 23, 2018 - January 26, 2018
UCSF Global Health Bootcamp San Francisco, CA 94143

Sponsoring Organizations: UCSF and Global Health Core

This four day conference will be taught by over a dozen experienced global health experts and will use hands-on small group workshops and simulations to teach health system design and delivery, value chain mapping, leadership training, ethics and quality improvement principles tailored for resource-constrained settings.

February 24, 2018 - February 25, 2018
International Humanitarian Aid Skills Course Palo Alto, CA 94305

Sponsoring Organizations: Stanford University School of Medicine

This course will help to prepare physicians and allied health professionals to participate in surgical procedures in low resource settings. The course will provide skills training in a number of basic surgical procedures, and is of interest to any health professional interested in humanitarian surgery.

March 16, 2018 - March 18, 2018
9th Annual CUGH Conference New York, New York 10019

Sponsoring Organizations: Consortium of Universities for Global Health

The theme of this year's CUGH conference is Health Disparities: A Time for Action. It will bring together professionals, educators and students from diverse fields including medicine, nursing and public health and will explore ways we can address the global health challenges before us.

April 14, 2018 - April 15, 2018
2018 Global Health and Innovation Conference New Haven, CT

Sponsoring Organizations: Unite for Sight

This conference will convene leaders, change-makers, and participants from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. Information regarding speakers and specific forum topics will be updated when it becomes available.

April 26, 2018 - April 29, 2018
15th World Rural Health Conference New Dehli, Delhi, India 110003

Sponsoring Organizations: World Organization of National Colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians (WONCA)

This conference will provide delegates from around the world with the opportunity to exchange ideas on the latest developments and challenges in rural family practice and rural and remote health generally. The theme of this years conference is "Healing the Heart of Healthcare".

April 26, 2018 - April 29, 2018
2018 CMDA National Convention Ridgecrest, NC 28770

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical and Dental Associations (CMDA)

The 2018 CMDA National Convention is a conference for physicians, dentists, nurses, all other healthcare professionals. Speakers will include Dr. John Barnett and Ellie Lofaro. Information regarding specific discussion topics will be forthcoming.