Webinar

Webinar: Climate Information: A New Resource for the Health Community

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Friday, January 18, 2019
12pm ET - 1pm ET

Join the webinar that will discuss the potential value of climate information in routine epidemiological surveillance systems, early warning and risk assessment for climate-sensitive health outcomes as well as in the prevention of all types of hydro-meteorological disasters, infectious disease emergencies and nutrition crises.

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Webinar: Implementing Effective Capacity Building Partnerships in Global Health

Enabling high quality health professions education is key to ensuring high quality healthcare globally. Educational partnerships between high and low resource settings have been one way to try to advance this goal. The Toronto Addis Ababa Academic Collaboration (TAAAC), an educational partnership between the University of Toronto (UofT) and Addis Ababa University (AAU) is one such partnership. The TAAAC model was designed to help address an urgent need for increased university faculty to teach in the massive expansion of universities in Ethiopia.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:00am to 2:00am

Membership Report Webinar

Learn about CUGH's upcoming activities and provide your feedback about how CUGH can support your organization's work and address the global health challenges we face.CUGH Board Chair Dr. Ann Kurth, Chair and Dr. Keith Martin, CUGH's Executive Director, will be hosting the webinar. They will discuss CUGH's priorities and take questions from viewers. This webinar is open to everyone.

Speakers:

Ann Kurth, PhD, CNM, MPH, FAAN
Dean, and Linda Koch Lrimer Professor
Yale University School of Nursing

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Webinar: Foundations for Global Health Practice: How to Make the Most of Your Global Health Course

Global health is influenced by so many aspects of life and is, by its scope, interdisciplinary and cross-sectoral in nature. How can faculty provide the needed disciplinary breadth in global health courses? How can they enable students to do place-based study-with or without travel-using digital and other sources? What kinds of community engagement and cultural humility/ethical skills are needed?

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Webinar: Global Health Competencies Toolkit | 2nd Edition: Launch & Updates

Global Health Competencies are central to Global Health education at undergraduate and graduate levels. The CUGH Competencies Toolkit is an essential resource for educators - including over 1000 multimedia teaching objects to use inside and outside the classroom, assisting faculty to nurture Global Health knowledge, skills and attitudes.

Join this webinar to learn more about how CUGH can assist faculty in all disciplines approaching Global Health to further the perspectives of learners and fellow faculty.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Webinar: Diagnostics are Essential for Healthcare: Challenges in LMICs and How to Overcome Them

Low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) face a range of obstacles in healthcare including access, funding, education, and personnel. However, laboratory diagnostics including pathology are particularly challenging because of the specialized personnel, unique reagents, quality processes, and overall logistics of delivering the right diagnosis to the right patient at the right time.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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