Conferences

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 3, 2018 - February 4, 2018
Global Health Conference Midwest 2018 Omaha, NE 68102

Sponsoring Organizations: Global Health Conference Midwest

The theme of Global Health Conference Midwest 2018 is Reimagining Partnerships: A Step towards Global Health Equity. The conference will center around three keynote speakers and includes multiple breakout sessions and panel discussions. The purpose of the conference is to catalyze action in global health by providing insight into global health issues, promoting a common voice for those interested in global health.

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 15, 2018 - March 18, 2018
CMDA New Medical Missionary Training Abingdon, VA 24210

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical and Dental Associations

This conference focuses on the unique challenges and opportunities practitioners and volunteers will experience in healthcare missions overseas.

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 12, 2018 - April 13, 2018
2018 Humanitarian Health Conference Kansas City, MO 64133

Sponsoring Organizations: Institute for International Medicine (INMED)

This conference will bring together leading experts in the field, offer hands-on learning opportunities and provide courses that offer certification upon completion. The theme, “the art of serving,” will focus on inspiring those who serve and equip them with the practical skills needed to navigate the unique challenges of serving the world’s most marginalized people.

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 17, 2018 - April 29, 2018
Humanitarian Response Intensive Course Cambridge, MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

The Humanitarian Response Intensive Course will focus on practical issues that arise in the field, such as rapid assessments, application of minimum standards for food security, shelter, WaSH (water, sanitation and hygiene) and operational approaches to relations with the military in humanitarian settings.

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.

June 4, 2018 - June 7, 2018
Global Health Practitioner Conference Bethesda, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: CORE Group

Participants will discuss emerging challenges and gaps in community health, and explore tools and interventions to address them through skill building, networking, and program learning. Specific conference theme will be announced closer to the date.

June 25, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview Course Grand Saline, TX 75140

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This course is for students and healthcare professionals and will teach skills for short and long term international service. This course will also provide an overview of tropical diseases in a case-based format and highlight the provision of quality care through application of global health guidelines.

October 26, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Anesthesia for Global Outreach Boston, MA 02115

Sponsoring Organizations: Boston Children's Hospital

The Anesthesia for Global Outreach Course is designed to assist anesthesia providers travelling to developing countries or austere environments for service or capacity development in anesthesia and critical care.

October 29, 2018 - October 31, 2018
One Accord Forum and Expo Black Mountain, NC 28711

Sponsoring Organizations: ACORD 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.

November 8, 2018 - November 10, 2018
2018 Global Missions Health Conference Louisville, KY 40243

Sponsoring Organizations: Medical Missions

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.