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• Educate attendees about the minimal standards required for health, safety, and security for those working overseas in an increasingly insecure international environment
• Share the appropriate and most relevant health, safety, and security measures that global health staff and students' need for working, traveling and living in insecure regions
• Understand the steps needed to implement health, safety, and security protocols for students, staff, and volunteers prior to their travel
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).