9th Annual CUGH Global Health Conference

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 5:00pm

REGISTER NOW: March 15 pre-conference satellite sessions tackling big global health challenges. Most are free but space is limited. See the full list of satellites below.

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

  • Conference Registration | Early Bird Deadline: January 31, 2018 | Register Now | See Rates
  • Satellite Registration | See List of Satellites
  • Theme | Health Disparities: A Time for Action


  • Global Cancer Research: Addressing Disparities, Locally and Globally
  • Disparities in Global Surgery: Building Systems and Networks through Collaboration
  • Outside the Box: Addressing the Sustainable Development Goals through a One Health Approach
  • Sexual Cyber Violence Among Girls and Young Women Globally: Current Trends and Strategies Needed for Prevention
  • Happenings & Hot Topics in Global Health Education
  • Nursing Leadership in Global Health: Implications for the Future of Nursing Education, Scholarship and Interprofessional Practice
  • Priority Public Health Research Needs for Enhancing Global Health Security
  • Student Global Health Day: Building Advocacy & Communication Skills to Address Health Disparities Around the World
  • AFREhealth and CUGH: Plotting an Actionable Path Forward for Collaborative Partnerships
  • Climate Change and Health Priorities for Vulnerable Populations
  • Creating Incentives for Greater University Engagement in Global Health Implementation Science
  • The Economic Case for Global Health
  • Industry-Led Access-to-Medicines Programs: ​Measurement and Reporting for Accountability and Learning
  • Navigating and Getting Noticed in the Scholarly Publishing World - A Writing Workshop by CUGH & The Lancet Global Health
  • Mobilizing Innovation to Eliminate Global Health Disparities
  • What You Wish Academia Knew: 20 Years of Employing Global Health Professionals for USAID
  • The Urban Built Environment and Climate Change

  • Tracks/Subthemes:

  • Global Health Law, Human Rights, and Conflict Prevention
  • Governance, Health Systems-Public Institutions Strengthening
  • Implementation Science
  • Neglected Topics in Global Health
  • Non-Communicable and Communicable Diseases: The Double Burden
  • Planetary Health, One Health, Environmental Health, Climate Change
  • Reducing Disparities and Improving Well-being Across the Lifespan
  • Social Determinants of Health

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