Conferences

October 12, 2020 - October 16, 2020
16th World Congress on Public Health 2020 Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: The World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA)

The theme of this World Congress is "Public Health for the Future of Humanity: Analysis, Advocacy, and Action." Numerous speakers covering a variety of topics will be offered for virtual attendees, including, environmental health, health systems and research, infectious disease and emergency preparedness and vulnerable groups, minorities and migrants’ health.

October 12, 2020 - October 16, 2020
Introduction to Global Child Health Course Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: Children's National Hospital

This course will offer participants the opportunity to examine global health issues including health care delivery, disease burden, and resource allocation; recognize, diagnose, and manage common illnesses and tropical diseases seen outside the United States; refine clinical judgment and diagnostic skills necessary in lower resource settings through case-based discussion.

October 13, 2020 - October 14, 2020
The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

This virtual meeting will cover specific emerging diseases such as COVID-19 as well as cross cutting themes including misinformation and infodemics, climate change, One Health, zoonoses and migration.

October 13, 2020 - October 15, 2020
Women Leaders in Global Health Virtual Conference Virtual,

Sponsoring Organizations: Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health

The theme of this year’s conference is "Connect, Commit, Act." This conference will take place over the course of three days, with three hours of dynamic sessions and speakers each day. There will be distinct days on women’s leadership in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, culminating in a day of global dialogue:

October 15, 2020 - October 18, 2020
Equal Health's Global Social Medicine Summit Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: Equal Health

The theme for Equal Health's Summit is, "Building Community, Critical Consciousness and a Movement for Health Equity". Each of the four days will focus on a different topic and it's relation to Haiti, including, Faculty Development, Haiti, Global Programming - Led by Equal Health's Campaign Against Racism, and the final day will focus on the intersection of social medicine, building community and collective actions towards health equity.

October 24, 2020 - October 28, 2020
American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: American Public Health Association (APHA)

The theme of this virtual conference will be, " Creating the Healthiest Nation: Preventing Violence". Sessions will address the structures and root causes that contribute to this burden and work to change these underlying conditions in communities worldwide.

November 12, 2020 - November 14, 2020
2020 Global Missions Health Conference Virtual/Online,

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.

November 15, 2020 - November 19, 2020
ASTMH 69th Annual Meeting Virtual/Online,

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 16, 2020 - November 18, 2020
Geneva Health Forum 2020 Geneva, Switzerland

Sponsoring Organizations: The Geneva University Hospitals (HUG) and the University of Geneva

The goal of the Geneva Health Forum is to contribute to improving health and care access worldwide. Topics will include, 1) giving visibility to innovative field experiences by promoting innovative practices that improve access to care in resource-poor settings 2)Establish a critical and constructive dialogue among Global Health actors from various sectors, and 3)Promoting interaction between actions in the field and health policy development.

December 3, 2020
Global Health in the COVID-19 Era: Leadership in Action ​ Virtual for 2020,

Sponsoring Organizations: Triangle Global Health

This virtual conference will explore the impact of COVID-19 on long-term global health initiatives, such as the drive for universal health care coverage, health system strengthening, and achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

December 8, 2020 - December 10, 2020
CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: CORE Group

The Global Health Practitioner Conference is CORE Group’s bi-annual global community health conference. The theme of this conference is, "Unlocking Potential: Prioritizing Child and Adolescent Health in the Next Decade". Implementers, UN agencies, academics, youth, civil society, and community health advocates operating locally and internationally are invited to participate in this engaging, highly interactive, three-day, virtual event. More information regarding specific programming will be made available closer to the date of the event.

January 4, 2021 - January 15, 2021
The Health Emergencies in Large Populations (HELP) Course Baltimore, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: Johns Hopkins University Center for Humanitarian Health

Health Emergencies in Large Populations (HELP) offered by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is a collaborative program with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The HELP course offers humanitarian workers an intensive course in humanitarian assistance, public health principles and disaster epidemiology.

February 19, 2021 - February 20, 2021
Mobilizing Medical Missions Conference (M3) Houston, TX 77027

Sponsoring Organizations: Samaritan's Purse

The Mobilizing Medical Missions (M3) Conference will bring together doctors, nurses, dentists, and other healthcare professionals to hear from experts in the field of global health and be inspired by men and women who are in the trenches, often in resource-limited settings, doing what they can to make a difference in people’s lives worldwide.

March 12, 2021 - March 14, 2021
CUGH 2021 Addressing Critical Gaps In Global Health and Development Houston, TX 77010

Sponsoring Organizations: Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH)

This conference will focus on how to address pressing international and domestic global health, and development challenges. Attendees will have several program tracks to choose from, including: 1. Addressing the Social Determinants of Health 2. Covid-19, Emerging Infectious Diseases, & Other Communicable Diseases 3. Strengthening Health Systems, Public Health, Primary and Surgical Care and 4. Non-Communicable Diseases.

April 8, 2021 - April 11, 2021
2021 Global Health and Innovation Conference Virtual/Online,

Sponsoring Organizations: Unite for Sight

This virtual conference will include over 150 speakers who will present lectures and workshops from a variety of sectors and disciplines to examine issues in several areas, including: 1)Training the global health workforce 2)Innovations and interventions to improve health conditions and 3)Partnerships and capacity-building for education 4)Research in global health and 5) Surgery and Global Health.

April 29, 2021 - May 2, 2021
CMDA National Convention 2021 Ridgecrest, NC

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical and Dental Associates

The CMDA National Convention is a conference for physicians, dentists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Attendees will be provided with opportunities to learn about current health and social issues. Information regarding specific discussion topics will be forthcoming.

May 11, 2021 - May 14, 2021
World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM) 22nd Congress Tokyo, Japan

Sponsoring Organizations: WADEM and Japanese Association for Disaster Medicine

The theme of this conference will be, “Next Steps Toward New Challenges of Disaster Medicine”, with a focus on comprehensive, inclusive, and holistic health and medical support. The program will cover a broad range of topics including: COVID-19 and the Global Response,Pandemics and Infectious Diseases,Emergency Medical Teams (EMTs),Natural Hazards and Long-term Disaster Response, and many more.

June 11, 2021 - June 12, 2021
2021 Humanitarian Health Conference Kansas City, MO

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. This conference 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.

August 17, 2021 - August 21, 2021
20th International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria Bangkok, Thailand

Sponsoring Organizations: The International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria

The theme for this 20th Congress will be, "Stamping out Tropical Diseases: The Countdown Begins”. Topics will include, updates on tropical medicine, including malaria, infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases, neglected diseases, drug resistance, travel medicine, and other public-health issues.

November 17, 2021 - November 21, 2021
ASTMH 70th Annual Meeting Washington, DC

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.