Conferences

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.

July 8, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Health Emergencies in Large Populations (H.E.L.P) Baltimore, MD 21205

Sponsoring Organizations: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

This course covers the basics of health care in refugee and disaster situations, including disaster epidemiology, environmental health, food and nutritional issues in emergencies, the design, and implementation of health services, and management of communicable diseases.

July 10, 2019 - July 13, 2019
Disaster and Refugee Response: Global Principles and Practice Grand Saline, TX 75140

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This 3 day course will offer participants the opportunity to learn about resources and how to put principles into practice, engage with coordinated relief efforts, minister to affected populations, and maintain resilience. Open to anyone, this program empowers participants to effectively contribute to global response efforts.

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.

September 6, 2019 - September 8, 2019
2019 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 30, 2019 - October 3, 2019
One Accord 2019 Ridgecrest, NC 28770

Sponsoring Organizations: Accord 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 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.

October 29, 2019 - November 2, 2019
Global Pediatric Clinical Skills Week Boston, MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Boston Children's Hospital

This course aims to improve the knowledge and skills of healthcare professionals engaged or planning engagement in pediatric clinical work in low or middle income countries. Courses will include: 1. Ultrasound Course 2. Helping Babies Breathe Master Trainer Course and 3.Clinical Core Topics in Global Health.

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.