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Upcoming Events


The Future of Global Health Financing: Hope vs. Reality in the Push for Universal Health Coverage

April 25, 2019 | 9:30am

Barbara Jordan Conference Center 1330 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20005

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Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young People (Webinar)

April 25, 2019 | 3:30 PM

Virtual Participation Available

This webinar will explore the set of HIPs addressing effective and efficient investments for improving the sexual and reproductive health of young people. High Impact Practices (HIPs) are a set of evidence-based family planning practices vetted by experts against specific criteria and documented in an easy-to-use format. HIPs are identified based on demonstrated magnitude of impact on contraceptive use and ...Find out more »

The Future of Global Health Financing: Hope vs. Reality in the Push for Universal Health Coverage

April 25, 2019 | 9:00 AM

The Kaiser Family Foundation, The Barbara Jordan Conference Center 1330 G St NW Washington, DC 20005

On Thursday, April 25, the Kaiser Family Foundation and the CSIS Global Health Policy Center will hold a policy roundtable on the latest data on funding for global health, including from the U.S. government. It will open with a brief presentation by Joseph Dieleman of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation on the annual Financing Global Health report, which this year includes new data ...Find out more »

2019 Summit on National & Global Cancer Health Disparities

April 27, 2019 - April 28, 2019

Crowne Plaza Seattle, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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Nutrition Olympiad 2019

April 27, 2019

Bangabandhu International Convention Centre (BICC), Agargaon, Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka, Bangladesh

The theme of the Nutrition Olympiad 2019 is “Foster Youth Engagement for a Well-nourished World”. It aims to foster youth network at national and regional levels to advocate the importance of nutritional status for all and to find innovative ways to improve nutrition awareness and behavior especially among adolescents and youths. This year’s Nutrition Olympiad will be celebrated during the ...Find out more »

Harnessing the Power of Communities to Achieve Equity and Primary Health Care for All

May 6, 2019 | 9:30 AM

Hyatt Regency Bethesda One Bethesda Metro Center Bethesda, MD 20814

The Astana Declaration revives attention and commitment to primary health care (PHC) and yet, 40 years post-Alma Ata, community health platforms still are not fully integrated into formal health systems nor consistently prioritized for investment as part of national health strategies. Community approaches, including engagement of civil society and communities themselves, are essential to advancing equity, including gender equity, and ...Find out more »

Financing Sustainable Community Health for All: The Importance of Women Leaders

May 20, 2019 | 6:00 PM

Hotel Intercontinental Geneva, Switzerland

Please join the Center for Global Health and Diplomacy and Communities at the Heart of UHC members Living Goods, Last Mile Health and the What to Expect Project for an informal, interactive cocktail and networking reception on the role of community health workers and mechanisms to finance sustainable health systems in low- and middle-income countries. Ministers of Health, development agency representatives, private investors and ...Find out more »

How Communities Can Deliver UHC for Women and Adolescents

May 22, 2019 | 8:00 AM

Club suisse de la presse - Geneva Press Club 106 Route de Ferney 1202 Geneva Switzerland

Universal Health Coverage (UHC) grounded in equity, quality and financial protection is critical for all people but in particular for vulnerable groups such as newborns, adolescents and women of reproductive age. Countries are making valiant commitments to UHC and primary health care, but gaps persist. This is unacceptable if we are to make good on our promise of equity-driven UHC. ...Find out more »

2019 SID-Washington Annual Conference

May 30, 2019 | 8:00 AM

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW Washington DC, 20004

Join us for a day of discussion, debate, information exchange, and networking. Attendees will include development professionals representing NGOs, contractors, the private sector, consulting firms, universities, think tanks, government Agencies, multilateral institutions and much more actively engaged in international development. This conference typically draws 800-900 people working in all sectors who come to share information and network. We will have keynote ...Find out more »

Advocating for Increased Male Engagement in Family Planning and Reproductive Health: A Skills-Building Session

June 2, 2019 | 3:00 PM

Vancouver Convention Centre West Building Room 215, Level 2 Vancouver, BC Canada

This hands-on session will give participants the opportunity to use a newly-released tool specifically designed to increase implementation of, and investment in, male engagement in family planning and reproductive health (FP/RH) programs through advocacy. Engaging men and boys in FP/RH programs has successfully contributed to decreasing unintended pregnancies, improving maternal health outcomes, reducing sexually transmitted infections, and better meeting the ...Find out more »

CCIH Annual Conference – Called to Care: A Strong Community for Lasting Health

June 6, 2019

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

Are You Called to Care? We believe the surest way to promote lasting health is through caring communities. Join us June 6-8, 2019 for the Christian Connections for International Health (CCIH) annual conference at Johns Hopkins University. Our theme is Called to Care: A Strong Community for Lasting Health. The conference features a variety of global health and development leaders, ...Find out more »

Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview

June 17, 2019

Grand Saline, TX, USA

Healthcare professionals and students – gain knowledge and skills for short or long term international service. This course provides an overview of tropical diseases in a case-based format and highlights the provision of quality care through application of global health guidelines. Sessions on topics ranging from malnutrition to cultural context outline approaches to whole-person care in developing communities. Suturing and ...Find out more »

Suture Workshop

June 22, 2019 | 09:00 am

Grand Saline, TX, USA

Healthcare professionals and students – 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. For more information see out more »

Leadership in Strategic Communication Workshop

July 1, 2019

Baltimore, Maryland

The Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs invites you to apply for the 2019 Leadership in Strategic Communication Workshop. This three-week workshop, led by a distinguished faculty of public health, policy and development experts, is designed for versatile, dynamic individuals who seek to lead within and beyond their organizations. Participants will leave the workshop having developed a scalable communication campaign ...Find out more »

Disaster and Refugee Response: Global Principles and Practice

July 10, 2019 - July 13, 2019

Grand Saline, Texas

Daily headlines of disasters and crises can overwhelm or prompt us to action. Gain resources 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 through knowledge and application of life-saving and dignity-upholding measures as outlined in the Sphere ...Find out more »

Global Health Practitioner Conferences

The Global Health Practitioner Conference is CORE Group’s flagship bi-annual global community health conference, held every spring and fall.

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