Past Events

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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Global Health Happy Hour | November 8, 2018

Our next Global Health Happy Hour will take place at Beacon Bar & Grill in Washington, DC on November 8 at 5:30 PM ET. CUGH members and non-members, students, faculty, and other professionals interested in global health are all invited to attend. There will be snacks provided and a cash bar.

RSVP Here for CUGH's Happy Hour!

WHO: CUGH members and non-members, students, faculty, and other professionals interested in global health.

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Workshop: Health, Safety, and Security Workshop for International Programs and Initiatives

Course Objectives:
1. Learn about the standards required for health, safety, and security for those working overseas in an increasingly insecure international environment
2. Understand the most relevant health, safety, and security measures that staff and students need for working, traveling, and living overseas
3. Apply the steps needed to implement health, safety, and security protocols for students, staff, and volunteers prior to their travel

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, November 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

Global Health Forum 2018: Innovative Approaches to Global Health Challenges in Low and Middle-Income Countries

The past decades have witnessed significant strides in global health, yet around two thirds of total deaths worldwide are attributed to preventable and treatable diseases, with the highest burden found in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) and among women and children. Innovative approaches and technologies play a vital role in saving lives, improving overall health outcomes around the world and achieving the sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 8:00am to Friday, November 2, 2018 - 6:00pm

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: 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: 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

Tips and Guidance for Academic Writing

The publishing environment today is unrecognisable from that of only a few decades ago. Getting your research published, and published where it matters to you, your peers, and your organisation, requires skills and knowledge that the academics of the last century could never have foreseen.

Lancet Global Health Editor-in-Chief Zoë Mullan will guide you through the fog with insider tips and strategies from one of the world’s leading health journals.

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

9th Annual CUGH Global Health Conference


POST CONFERENCE MATERIALS
Click here to access the presentation slides from the conference.
Click here to access the recorded sessions from the conference.
Click here to access photos from the conference.
Click here to access the ePosters from the conference.
Click here to access the conference program.
Click here to access The Lancet Global Health Special Issue featuring the oral abstracts presented during the conference.

The 9th Annual CUGH Global Health Conference
New York City, NY
Host institutions: Columbia University, Stellenbosch University, University of Peradeniya
Main Conference March 16-18 | Satellite Sessions March 15

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 12:00pm to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 9:00pm

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