Conferences

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.

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.

January 27, 2021 - January 28, 2021
Global Health Practitioner Conference Virtual Event,

Sponsoring Organizations: CORE Group

The theme of this virtual event is: Unlocking Potential: Prioritizing Child & Adolescent Health in the New Decade, and will offer participants knowledge sharing and skill building sessions, dialogues on community health, and professional networking.

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 2, 2021 - May 22, 2021
Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview ONLINE,

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

The course will meet weekly for 12 weeks and provide 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.

March 5, 2021 - March 13, 2021
Disaster & Refugee Response: Global Principles & Practice ONLINE,

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This program will discuss how to effectively contribute to global response efforts through knowledge and application of life-saving and dignity-upholding measures as outlined in the Sphere Handbook: Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response.

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 21, 2021 - April 24, 2021
Global Health Science and Practice Technical Exchange ONLINE,

Sponsoring Organizations: US AID

Previously called "Global Health Mini-University", The Global Health Science and Practice Technical Exchange will host a selection of concurrent sessions, including: HIV/AIDS, family planning and reproductive health, maternal, neonatal, and child health, infectious disease, non-communicable disease, health systems, nutrition, environmental health, and humanitarian relief.

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.