Conferences

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 26, 2018 - October 27, 2018
Networking to Raise the Voice of Nursing in Global Health Boston , MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Global Nursing Caucus

This 2 day conference will bring together nurses to share their experiences, perceptions, lessons learned and cultural sensitivities about the processes involved in respectful networking/collaborations. They aim to explore a variety of models for partnerships and networking as a strategy while strengthening the voice and profile of nursing globally.

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 1, 2018 - November 2, 2018
Global Health Forum 2018: Innovative Approaches to Global Health Challenges in Low and Middle-Income Countries Beirut, Lebanon

Sponsoring Organizations: The Global Health Institute (GHI) at the American University of Beirut (AUB)

This Forum convenes stakeholders from various disciplines to showcase innovative ideas and practical cases of innovations in global health either originating in or applicable to the low/middle-income country context.

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 8, 2018 - November 9, 2018
Haiti Health Network Regional Conference Cap Haitien, Haiti

Sponsoring Organizations: Ansanm pou Ayiti, relinkglobalhealth.org and The Cap Haitien Network

This conference will bring together hundreds of healthcare providers, leaders and government officials to discuss solutions to challenges faced every day in delivering high quality, sustainable healthcare to the people of Haiti.

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 13, 2018 - November 17, 2018
Missionary Medicine for Physicians Marion, NC

Sponsoring Organizations: Equip International

This course consists of detailed presentations of the most common diseases seen in third world settings and emphasizes diagnosis and treatment. This includes tropical diseases and conditions not usually seen in western medicine. In addition to formal didactic presentations and discussions, participants will work independently to successfully complete a series of case studies.

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.

January 15, 2019 - January 18, 2019
UCSF Global Health Bootcamp San Francisco, CA 94143

Sponsoring Organizations: UCSF and Global Health Core

This four day conference will be taught by over a dozen experienced global health experts and will use hands-on small group workshops and simulations to teach health system design and delivery, value chain mapping, leadership training, ethics and quality improvement principles tailored for resource-constrained settings.

February 15, 2019 - February 16, 2019
Global Health Conference Midwest 2019 Omaha, NE 68102

Sponsoring Organizations: Creighton University, Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research

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 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 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 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.

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.

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.