Upcoming CUGH Events

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 11:00am to Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 12:00pm
Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Live Event
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 14, 2021 - 5:00pm
Annual Conference

COVID-19 Newsletter

CUGH recognizes how COVID-19 may impact all aspects of individuals’ lives, professional and personally. In order to assist you during these tumultuous times, please see the online resources below. The next volume will be published the week of August 25.

Please send us any important public health guidelines/articles/advocacy efforts related to the pandemic to info@cugh.org. We will share some of this information via our updates. Please distribute this newsletter widely to the public and to your colleagues.

CUGH Webinar | Addressing Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in the US

COVID-19 has shone a bright light on deep disparities in the United States. African-Americans, First Nations and other minority groups have sustained far higher rates of mortality and morbidity due to this pandemic. This reflects a chronic lack of access to opportunities, programs and services that create structural barriers to good health and social-economic advancement. This webinar will highlight these deep challenges and present policy solutions on how to address them.

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

CUGH Webinar | The Impact of COVID-19 in Africa & Latin America: Challenges & Opportunities

Countries in Africa and Latin America are particularly vulnerable to a pandemic. The challenges they face and the opportunities that exist to strengthen health systems in these regions receive too little attention. The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a bright light on challenges low resource communities face, but this moment also presents an opportunity to address these gaps to not only prevent pandemics but address a broader range of public health challenges including noncommunicable diseases.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Preventing Pandemics: Three Areas for Action

COVID-19 has highlighted the risks posed by the spillover of deadly infectious diseases from animals to humans. This crisis is also an opportunity for policymakers to invest in known interventions that can reduce the threat of future pandemics and provide additional benefits that can improve the health of people and that of the planet.

This webinar showcases experts from around the world who will share what we can do to achieve these goals by:

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 9:00pm to 10:00pm