Conferences

February 26, 2020
The Future of Global Health Equity Durham, NC 27708

Sponsoring Organizations: Duke Global Health Institute

This David M. Rubenstein Distinguished Lecture called "The Future of Global Health Equity" will be in a conversation format with Paul Farmer, Co-founder of Partners in Health, and Sanford professor Manoj Mohanan and will discuss solutions to some of the big global health policy challenges today.

March 26, 2020 - March 29, 2020
International Conference on Disaster Medicine St. Maarten, Caribbean

Sponsoring Organizations: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

This Conference will invite perspectives from various aspects of disaster medicine, with focused tracks on Hurricane Resiliency, Mass Casualty Events, and Infectious Disease.

March 26, 2020 - March 29, 2020
2020 GlobeMed Summit Evanston, IL 60208

Sponsoring Organizations: Northwestern University

The annual GlobeMed Summit brings together students, alumni, experts, activists and grassroots health leaders for three days of diverse sessions, workshops, networking and idea-sharing.The theme for the 2020 Summit is “Redefine: Challenging Notions Within Global Health Equity”.

April 4, 2020 - April 5, 2020
Unite for Sight Global Health and Innovation Conference New Haven, CT 06510

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.

April 16, 2020 - April 19, 2020
2020 CMDA National Convention Covington, KY

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Medical & Dental Association (CMDA)

The 2020 CMDA National Convention is a conference for physicians, dentists, nurses, all other healthcare professionals. Speakers will include Dr. David Levy, Kay Arthur, Rev. Bruce Boria and Christopher Yuan. Information regarding specific discussion topics will be forthcoming.

April 16, 2020 - April 18, 2020
2020 Spring TECH Conference St. SImons Island, GA 31522

Sponsoring Organizations: Technical Exchange for Christian Healthcare

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 and networking.

April 18, 2020 - April 20, 2020
11th Annual CUGH Conference Washington, DC 20009

Sponsoring Organizations: Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH)

The 2020 CUGH Conference theme will be, "Global Health in a Time of Worldwide Political Change." Participants will have the opportunity to collaborate, learn, and share cutting edge solutions to improve the health of people and the planet in our increasingly unstable, global political environment.

April 21, 2020 - May 3, 2020
Humanitarian Response Intensive Course Cambridge, MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

The Humanitarian Response Intensive Course will offer presentations and hands-on exercises offered by faculty and guest lecturers who are experts in their topic areas. Participants will gain familiarity with the primary frameworks in the humanitarian field (human rights, livelihoods, Sphere standards) and will focus on practical issues that arise in the field, such as, rapid assessments, application of minimum standards for food security, shelter, and WaSH (water, sanitation and hygiene).

May 28, 2020 - May 31, 2020
Bethune Roundtable 2020 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Sponsoring Organizations: University of Manitoba, Winnipeg Global Surgery Office

The Bethune Round Table is an annual meeting aimed at addressing the challenges of providing accessible, high-quality surgical care to marginalized patients in low-resource settings. By bringing health professionals across a variety of disciplines together, this meeting is able to share strategies and create solutions for improving surgical care to these under-serviced regions.

June 4, 2020 - June 6, 2020
CCIH 2020 Conference Washington, DC 20064

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Connection for International Health (CCIH)

The theme of this conference is: Holistic Care of Body, Mind and Spirit. Some topics that will be explored: 1)Care for the most vulnerable among us, including foreigners and refugees 2)Care for those with mental health issues and those with physical disabilities, and 3)Social determinants of health that affect each person within a community.

June 15, 2020 - June 20, 2020
Global Health and Tropical Medicine Course Grand Saline, TX 75140

Sponsoring Organizations: Christian Health Service Corps

This course provides 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. The sessions cover topics ranging from malnutrition to cultural context and outline approaches to whole-person care in developing communities.

July 13, 2020 - July 31, 2020
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.

July 28, 2020 - July 31, 2020
Urban Humanitarian Emergencies Course Cambridge, MA

Sponsoring Organizations: Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

The Urban Humanitarian Emergencies Course is a four-day course organized by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative to train humanitarian professionals on current issues and best practices. Discussion topics will include, how to manage complicated physical layouts, unprepared institutions and infrastructure, and how to best serve mixed target populations of refugees and underserved locals.

September 17, 2020 - September 19, 2020
American Academy of Family Physicians Global Health Summit Houston, TX

Sponsoring Organizations: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

The 2020 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.

September 20, 2020 - September 24, 2020
The 20th International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria Bangkok, Thaiand

Sponsoring Organizations: Tropical Medicine and Public Health Network

ICTMM brings together more than 3,000 scientists, experts and professionals across the world. The Congress provides the opportunity for sharing research and experience in the field of tropical medicine and malaria through the Congress keynotes, plenary sessions, symposia, oral and poster presentations.

October 24, 2020 - October 28, 2020
American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting San Francisco, CA 94103

Sponsoring Organizations: American Public Health Association (APHA)

The theme of this conference will be, " Creating the Healthiest Nation: Preventing Violence". Sessions will address the structures and root causes that contribute to this burden and work to change these underlying conditions in communities worldwide.

November 12, 2020 - November 14, 2020
2020 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 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.