Conferences

August 26, 2018 - August 29, 2018
International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases 2018 Atlanta, GA 30303

Sponsoring Organizations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The program for the 2018 ICEID conference includes plenary and panel sessions with invited speakers, oral abstract and poster presentations, and multiple scientific and public health exhibitors—all focusing on emerging and re-emerging infections.

September 5, 2018 - September 7, 2018
2018 Healthcare Missions Leadership Summit Charlotte, NC 28273

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical and Dental Associations (CMDA)/MedSend

The purpose of this annual summit is to build ongoing relationships, share successful strategies, discuss important issues, examine relevant research and problem solve. Topics to be discussed include insights from women leaders in medical missions, hospital administration and capacity building, partnerships in medical ministry and member care/burnout.

September 7, 2018 - September 9, 2018
2018 Timmy Global Health Student Leadership Conference Nashville, IN 47448

Sponsoring Organizations: Timmy Global Health

This conference will bring together representatives from Timmy Global Health's partner organizations, experts from the global health field, and leaders in international development. Specific information regarding workshops and speakers will be forthcoming.

September 9, 2018 - September 15, 2018
Medical Mission Overview: An Orientation to International Aid Work Boca del Toro, Panama

Sponsoring Organizations: Remote Care Education, Floating Doctors & University of Minnesota

This conference is designed to train clinicians in the effective approach to resource-limited health care. It will include lectures, ultrasound training, and live deployments to remote indigenous villages with the Floating Doctors team.

September 12, 2018 - September 15, 2018
2018 AAFP Global Health Summit Jacksonville, FL 32202

Sponsoring Organizations: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

The theme of the 2018 AAFP Summit is "Impacting Global Health Through Family Medicine", offering participants the opportunity to prepare for overseas experiences, broaden clinical knowledge and learn to evaluate the practical management of chronic diseases in resource-constrained settings.

September 25, 2018 - September 28, 2018
Emerging Global Healthcare Leadership Symposium London NW6 5RP, United Kingdom

Sponsoring Organizations: The Institute for Global Healthcare Leadership

The Emerging Global Healthcare Leadership Symposium helps prepare healthcare leaders to effectively work in and/or lead major public health departments, public or private organizations, and global programs and initiatives.

September 27, 2018
2018 Triangle Global Health Annual Conference Raleigh, NC

Sponsoring Organizations:

The theme of this years conference is "Looking Toward the Future: Innovation for Global Health Impact". Attendees and presenters will explore expanded notions of innovation that are inclusive of, but far broader than technology alone. Sessions will delve into various types of innovation including global health program innovation, medical technology, mHealth and innovative business models.

September 27, 2018 - September 28, 2018
From Competition to Collaboration: Responding to Global Health Challenges London, England

Sponsoring Organizations: Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET)

This conference seeks to explore the contradictions in shaping work in global health, including discussions of global competition for health workers, disagreements inhibiting Universal Health Coverage (UHC), and examples of good practice that have emerged in recent years.

October 14, 2018 - October 16, 2018
World Health Summit 2018 Berlin , Germany

Sponsoring Organizations: Berlin Institute of Health

The World Health Summit brings together researchers, physicians, key government officials,as well as representatives from NGOs and healthcare systems all over the world to address the most pressing issues facing every facet of healthcare and medicine in the upcoming decade and beyond.

October 22, 2018
Global Health Mini-University Washington, DC 20052

Sponsoring Organizations: USAID

The Mini-University is a free, annual, day-long forum that brings together professionals working in and students interested in a variety of Global Health areas. The Mini-University offers a variety of presentations highlighting evidence-based best practices and a selection of concurrent sessions on topics including: maternal, neonatal, and child health, infectious disease, non-communicable disease, health systems and humanitarian relief.

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 28, 2018 - November 1, 2018
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) Annual Meeting New Orleans, LA 70130

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.

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.

October 31, 2018
Institute for Public Health 11th Annual Conference St.Louis, MO 63110

Sponsoring Organizations: Institute for Public Health

This year’s conference will focus on the intersection of local public health and health equity and will include presentations, a panel discussion, poster session, and networking opportunities.

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.

November 8, 2018 - November 9, 2018
2018 Women Leaders in Global Health Conference London, United Kingdom WC1E 7HT

Sponsoring Organizations: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Attendees will hear from leading women on some of the most urgent health issues facing the world today, including humanitarian crises, non-communicable diseases, and environmental health and climate change.

November 8, 2018
2018 Fall TECH Conference Louisville, KY

Sponsoring Organizations: Technical Exchange for Christian Healthcare

The annual TECH Conference provides a unique opportunity to hear a brief description of over seventy different medical relief organizations with the aim of maximizing your mission impact by improving the quality of global healthcare.

November 10, 2018 - November 14, 2018
APHA 2018 Annual Meeting -Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now San Diego, CA 92101

Sponsoring Organizations: American Public Health Association (APHA)

The theme of the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now." 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 14, 2018
Helping Babies Breathe Master Trainer Course Pittsburgh, PA

Sponsoring Organizations: Institute for International Medicine (INMED)

This one-day Helping Babies Breathe Master Trainer Course is a hands-on experience that equips participants with basic newborn resuscitation skills, emphasizing respiratory support, as well as preparation to partner with local health leaders to transfer these skills to birth attendants in resource limited settings. This is also a practical skill set that can inspire future global health volunteerism.

November 19, 2018 - November 21, 2018
Canadian Conference on Global Health Toronto, Canada

Sponsoring Organizations: Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH)

The theme for 2018 is, Fragile Environments and Global Health: Examining drivers of change. Workshops and lectures will focus on the diverse research methods, theories, measures and strategies that can be applied to global health.

February 23, 2019 - February 24, 2019
Humanitarian Aid Skills Course Stanford, CA

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 8, 2019 - March 10, 2019
10th Annual CUGH Conference- Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health Chicago, IL 60605

Sponsoring Organizations: Consortium of Universities for Global Health

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. Non Communicable Diseases and Communicable Diseases 2. Planetary Health and 3. Social Determinants of Health.

April 13, 2019 - April 14, 2019
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.

May 7, 2019 - May 10, 2019
2019 WADEM Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine Brisbane, Australia

Sponsoring Organizations: World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM)

The 2019 WADEM Congress will cover a broad range of topics, including: 1. Emergency Medical Response 2. International Response Ethics 3.Training of First Responders and 4. Relevant Challenges, e.g: ebola, pandemic influenza, etc.

October 12, 2019 - October 15, 2019
World Rural Health Conference Albuquerque, NM

Sponsoring Organizations: National Rural Health Association

This conference will focus on rural health best practices through interactive scientific programs and skill workshops. Experts will present the latest advances associated with heathcare in a rural setting. Network with colleagues pursuing the same worthy goal: to improve health care for all rural populations.