Conferences

January 31, 2020
Topics in Infection 2020 London, England

Sponsoring Organizations: Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Participants will hear updates on recent “hot topics” in all aspects of infectious diseases and have an opportunity to network with colleagues at the Presidents reception.

February 8, 2020 - February 9, 2020
International Humanitarian Surgical Skills Course Palo Alto, CA

Sponsoring Organizations: Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education

This 1 ½ day course will provide an overview of the types of conditions that one might encounter in resource- limited environments. Through a variety of techniques including skill stations and simulation, participants will familiarize themselves with several relevant procedures, as well as the essential elements of surgical safety, ethics, and cultural considerations required for such settings.

February 14, 2020 - February 15, 2020
Global Health Conference Midwest 2020 Omaha, NE 68102

Sponsoring Organizations: Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education

This conference aims to provide insight into global health issues, promoting a common voice for those interested in global health, fostering talent, and facilitating interdisciplinary partnerships.

February 21, 2020 - February 22, 2020
Mobilizing Medical Missions Conference (M3) Houston, TX 77027

Sponsoring Organizations: M3

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.

February 21, 2020
Medical Missions 101 M3 pre-conference Houston, TX 77027

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This pre-conference will offer workshops to discuss how to engage with mission hospitals, preparation for surgical work overseas, medical education as a mission model, bubble CPAP and other lifesaving strategies for low resource settings,

February 26, 2020
The Future of Global Health Equity Durham, NC 27708

Sponsoring Organizations: Duke Global Health Institute

This David M. Rubenstein Distinguished Lecture called "The Future of Global Health Equity" will be in a conversation format with Paul Farmer, Co-founder of Partners in Health, and Sanford professor Manoj Mohanan and will discuss solutions to some of the big global health policy challenges today.

March 26, 2020 - March 29, 2020
International Conference on Disaster Medicine St. Maarten, Caribbean

Sponsoring Organizations: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

This Conference will invite perspectives from various aspects of disaster medicine, with focused tracks on Hurricane Resiliency, Mass Casualty Events, and Infectious Disease.

March 26, 2020 - March 29, 2020
2020 GlobeMed Summit Evanston, IL 60208

Sponsoring Organizations: Northwestern University

The annual GlobeMed Summit brings together students, alumni, experts, activists and grassroots health leaders for three days of diverse sessions, workshops, networking and idea-sharing.The theme for the 2020 Summit is “Redefine: Challenging Notions Within Global Health Equity”.

April 4, 2020 - April 5, 2020
Unite for Sight Global Health and Innovation Conference New Haven, CT 06510

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 16, 2020 - April 19, 2020
2020 CMDA National Convention Covington, KY

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical & Dental Association (CMDA)

The 2020 CMDA National Convention is a conference for physicians, dentists, nurses, all other healthcare professionals. Speakers will include Dr. David Levy, Kay Arthur, Rev. Bruce Boria and Christopher Yuan. Information regarding specific discussion topics will be forthcoming.

April 16, 2020 - April 18, 2020
2020 Spring TECH Conference St. SImons Island, GA 31522

Sponsoring Organizations: Technical Exchange for Christian Healthcare

TECH is a membership association of over one-hundred nonprofit Christian medical relief organizations and individuals involved in medical missions around the world. TECH holds bi-annual conferences for the purpose of education and networking.

April 18, 2020 - April 20, 2020
11th Annual CUGH Conference Washington, DC 20009

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

The 2020 CUGH Conference theme will be, "Global Health in a Time of Worldwide Political Change." Participants will have the opportunity to collaborate, learn, and share cutting edge solutions to improve the health of people and the planet in our increasingly unstable, global political environment.

April 21, 2020 - May 3, 2020
Humanitarian Response Intensive Course Cambridge, MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

The Humanitarian Response Intensive Course will offer presentations and hands-on exercises offered by faculty and guest lecturers who are experts in their topic areas. Participants will gain familiarity with the primary frameworks in the humanitarian field (human rights, livelihoods, Sphere standards) and will focus on practical issues that arise in the field, such as, rapid assessments, application of minimum standards for food security, shelter, and WaSH (water, sanitation and hygiene).

June 4, 2020 - June 6, 2020
CCIH 2020 Conference Washington, DC 20064

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Connection for International Health (CCIH)

The theme of this conference is: Holistic Care of Body, Mind and Spirit. Some topics that will be explored: 1)Care for the most vulnerable among us, including foreigners and refugees 2)Care for those with mental health issues and those with physical disabilities, and 3)Social determinants of health that affect each person within a community.

June 15, 2020 - June 20, 2020
Global Health and Tropical Medicine Course Grand Saline, TX 75140

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This course provides an overview of tropical diseases in a case-based format. In addition, it highlights the provision of quality care through the application of global health guidelines. The sessions cover topics ranging from malnutrition to cultural context and outline approaches to whole-person care in developing communities.

September 20, 2020 - September 24, 2020
The 20th International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria Bangkok, Thaiand

Sponsoring Organizations: Tropical Medicine and Public Health Network

ICTMM brings together more than 3,000 scientists, experts and professionals across the world. The Congress provides the opportunity for sharing research and experience in the field of tropical medicine and malaria through the Congress keynotes, plenary sessions, symposia, oral and poster presentations.

October 24, 2020 - October 28, 2020
American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting San Francisco, CA 94103

Sponsoring Organizations: American Public Health Association (APHA)

The theme of this 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 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.

November 15, 2020 - November 19, 2020
ASTMH 69th Annual Meeting Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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 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.