Conferences

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.

March 14, 2019 - March 17, 2019
New Medical Missionary Training 2019 Abingdon, VA 24210

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical and Dental Associations (CMDA)

This conference focuses on the unique challenges and opportunities encountered during healthcare missions overseas and is for everyone who plans to be involved at any level of healthcare ministry.

March 21, 2019 - March 22, 2019
Global Health and Infectious Disease Conference St. Louis, MO

Sponsoring Organizations: Institute for Public Health

The Global Health and Infectious Disease Conference works to enhance collaborations and strategic partnerships at Washington University in St. Louis to eradicate global infectious diseases. More details regarding this conference will be forthcoming.

April 5, 2019 - April 6, 2019
2019 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. 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.

April 11, 2019 - April 13, 2019
2019 Spring TECH Conference Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Sponsoring Organizations: Technical Exchange for Christian Healthcare (TECH)

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, encouragement, and networking. Learn how to provide medical equipment and supplies to your foreign mission projects.

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 6, 2019 - May 9, 2019
CORE Group Global health Practitioner Conference Bethesda, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: CORE Group and Global Health Council

The Global Health Practitioner Conference enables community health advocates (NGOs, academics, donors, private sector, etc.) to collaborate, discuss ideas, and form partnerships for improving programs that save lives around the world.

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.

June 6, 2019 - June 8, 2019
2019 CCIH Conference Baltimore, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Connections for International Health (CCIH)

The theme of the 2019 CCIH conference is "Called to Care: A Strong Community for Lasting Health". The conference will explore questions such as: 1. How do we build capacity of local caring communities and organizations? 2.Are we working with other faith-based organizations, churches, government agencies, NGOs, and others to ensure our communities are self-sufficient? and 3. How can faith-based organizations incorporate human-centered design?

June 6, 2019 - June 9, 2019
Bethune Round Table 2019 Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Sponsoring Organizations:

The Bethune Roundtable is an annual interdisciplinary meeting aimed at addressing the challenges of providing accessible, high-quality surgical care to marginalized patients in low-resource settings. The theme for the 2019 conference is Ethics in Global Surgery.

June 17, 2019 - June 22, 2019
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 the application of global health guidelines.

June 22, 2019
Christian Health Service Corps - Suture Workshop Grand Saline, TX

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This workshop offers healthcare professionals and students to learn the basics of simple skin suturing for resource-limited settings and gain hands-on practice. The Suture Workshop is held as a part of the Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview course, and is optionally offered as a stand-alone workshop.

July 8, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Global Health Delivery Intensive Program Boston, MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard University

The Global Health Delivery Intensive (GHDI) is a non-degree summer program that trains public health leaders and health practitioners. This course will engage students in the analysis of case studies that describe efforts to improve health care delivery in resource-poor settings, and illuminates principles and frameworks for the design of efficient and effective global health interventions.

August 11, 2019 - August 15, 2019
48th World Congress of Surgery (WCS) Krakow, Poland

Sponsoring Organizations: International Society of Surgery (ISS)

The WCS 2019 will feature an impressive lineup of named lectures, plenary & main sessions, state-of-the-art lectures, free paper, poster & video sessions as well as special scientific sessions. Topics will include: Anesthesia & Rural Surgery, Trauma & Intensive Care, Burns, Military Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.

October 2, 2019 - October 6, 2019
IDWeek 2019 Washington, DC

Sponsoring Organizations: Infectious Disease Society of America

IDWeek is a forum for health professionals of varied backgrounds to collaborate, cooperate, and learn from each other’s expertise. With common issues and challenges, IDWeek provides an opportunity to learn from each other’s knowledge, experience and expertise, for the improvement of patient care and public health. (Will update with more specific information as it becomes available.)

October 7, 2019 - October 12, 2019
AAFP Global Health Summit Albuquerque, NM

Sponsoring Organizations: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

The 2019 Global Health Summit will provide an opportunity for attendees to network, learn, and train with current and aspiring global health advocates. The summit will 1. Explore opportunities to think on a global scale in a local setting 2.Evaluate the practical management of chronic diseases in resource-constrained settings and 3. Advise and train students, residents and physicians for global health endeavors.

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.

November 2, 2019 - November 6, 2019
2019 American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting Philadelphia, PA

Sponsoring Organizations: American Public Health Association (APHA)

The theme of the 2019 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is "Creating the Healthiest Nation: For Science. For Action. For Health." 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 7, 2019 - November 9, 2019
2019 Global Health Missions 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 20, 2019 - November 24, 2019
ASTMH 68th Annual Meeting Washington, DC 20745

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 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.