An opportunity to give voice to the voiceless from NPR

Who would you nominate as one of the world’s “unheard communities” – facing a problem that does not get enough attention? Please be very specific and name a specific community in a specific location rather than an overarching category. Send a brief description (200 to 500 words) naming a specific community in a specific location…

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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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