Oral Health Capacity Strengthening: Site from Harvard School of Dental Medicine

The HSDM Initiative to Integrate Oral Health and Medicine convenes academics, healthcare, public health, and business leaders who advocate for the integration of oral health and primary care — a core mission of HSDM. Activities include research, demonstration projects, policy statements, conferences and seminars. See their recent accomplishments.

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McGill University-Pegasus Institute Courses Open for Registration

McGill is pleased to partner with the Pegasus Institute to offer courses for students interested in how migration, conflict, and the environment shape human health. Courses will explore connections between larger events of the world and the health of populations and individuals. Participants are encouraged to take as many courses, across Institutes, as fits in…

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The Lancet Celebrates its 200th Anniversary

The Lancet was founded in 1823 by Thomas Wakley with the vision that it should be more than a medical journal. It should drive social and political change through advancing medical research and science for the greater good. As they embark on our 200th anniversary, they will celebrate, self-reflect, and amplify their founding ideas with their…

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Use CUGH’s New Online Capacity Strengthening Platform

The deficit in skilled workers, particularly in low-income nations, is a major obstacle to addressing current and future development challenges. For healthcare alone, the global workforce deficit is 15 million individuals. Africa is predicted to have a shortfall of 6.1 million workers by 2030. This a significant obstacle to development. A central challenge is a…

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Global Palliative Care and Pain Relief Research Hub (Webinar Series)

Overview This complimentary webinar series, held every other month, is a collaborative venture between the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and the Supportive Care Service, the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of the University of Miami Health System, the University of Miami Institute for Advanced Study of the Americas, and the…

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Geneva Health Forum: Addressing the Environmental Drivers of Pandemics

The environmental drivers of disease spillover are neglected in current efforts to prevent and detect future pandemics. The following session at the Geneva Health Forum, “Addressing the Environmental Drivers of Pandemics,” was co-organized and moderated by CUGH’s Executive Director, Dr. Keith Martin. It contains many useful initiatives from leading scientists in the field that will…

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