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CORE Group’s Global Health Practitioner Conference | June 4-7, 2018

Upcoming Events


2018 TRAIN Learning Network Annual Meeting

April 24, 2018

Washington, DC, USA

This year’s TRAIN Learning Network Annual Meeting will take place in Arlington, Virginia from April 24 to April 26, 2018. The theme for the meeting is Impact: Implementing Quality Learning and will highlight how to support the training needs of the public health workforce. Sessions will highlight best practices in workforce training and development, including: Advocating for a Well-Trained Public Health Workforce ...Find out more »

Medical Missions 101 Gathering

May 19, 2018 | 08:00 am

Plano, TX, USA

This conference is organized and facilitated by CRU and Christian Health Service Corps to educate, encourage and engage those who share our passion for medical missions. The purpose of the conference is to provide tools, knowledge and strategy to help your church, organization or mission program implement effective healthcare missions. We will also look at ways individuals and groups can ...Find out more »

CORE Group EventWebinar – Effectively Integrating Gender in SBCC: Examples from Across the Program Cycle

May 22, 2018 | 10:00am

Virtual Participation Available

Register here. Thorough, robust gender integration has proven to be a vital component of effective social and behavior change communication (SBCC) strategies. This webinar seeks to highlight distinct methods of gender integration throughout the program cycle for comprehensive SBCC by using examples and experiences from three diverse organizations. Presenters from CARE will discuss their Social Analysis & Action (SAA) model ...Find out more »

CORE Group EventGlobal Health Practitioner Conference

June 4, 2018 - June 7, 2018

Hyatt Regency Bethesda, 1 Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda, MD

Join us to discuss emerging challenges and gaps in community health, and explore tools and interventions to address them through skill building, networking, and program learning. As you engage in dialogue and learning with diverse stakeholders, you will contribute to greater programmatic impact through collaboration. More information and registration coming in January 2018! Learn more at out more »

McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

June 11, 2018

All 2018 courses will be held at the Centre Mont-Royal immediately adjacent to the McGill downtown campus.

The McGill Summer Institute features internationally known faculty, a focus on highly applicable new knowledge, and an opportunity to network with fellow global health professionals from around the world. The unique format of short non-credit professional development courses attracts a diverse group of participants, from industry leaders to NGO’s, academics and researchers, and advocacy group members. 2018 McGill Summer Institute ...Find out more »

Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview

June 25, 2018

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 »

Introduction to Disaster and Refugee Response: Sphere International Standards

July 26, 2018

Grand Saline, TX, USA

Open to anyone, this program empowers participants to effectively contribute to global disaster and crisis response efforts through knowledge and application of life-saving and dignity-upholding measures as outlined in the Sphere Handbook:  Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response.  Developed by the international response community, the Sphere Handbook puts affected populations and the right to life with dignity at ...Find out more »

Community Health Evangelism Training of Trainers 1

August 20, 2018

CHSC Shalom Retreat and Training Center, Grand Saline, TX, USA

Looking for relevant, sustainable, reproducible approaches to address community health and development that are adaptable across multiple settings? CHE provides a strategy for community based transformational development founded on the core values of integration and wholism, commitment to the poor and marginalized, long-term solutions, local ownership and initiative, participatory learning, multiplication, servant leadership, and contextualization. Participants in the highly interactive ...Find out more »

International Conference on Family Planning

November 12, 2018 - November 15, 2018

Kigali, Rwanda

The fifth International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) will take place in Kigali, Rwanda, from November 12 to 15, 2018. The 2018 ICFP will be co-hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Rwanda. The ICFP will be held at the state-of-the-art Kigali Convention Centre, which in ...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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