2017 Annual CUGH Global Health Conference

2017 Annual CUGH Global Health Conference

Date April 7 @ 7:15 am - April 9 @ 4:30 pm

Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems: Implementation, Leadership & Sustainability in Global Health

The Center for Global Health Engagement will have a booth at the 8th Annual CUGH Global Health Conference. We hope to see you there! For more information, email us at: info@cghe.org.

Where: Washington Hilton Hotel - Dupont Circle
Host institutions: Johns Hopkins University and Makerere University


 Conference Program

 Symposium Proposals

 Competitions, Awards and Recognition

 Hold a Satellite Meeting or Session

 Join more than 1,700 global health faculty, student, implementers and leaders from over 50 countries to explore the latest in global health, planetary health, and the role universities play in addressing global health challenges.

Featured Subthemes:

  • Governance & Political Decision-Making
  • Health Systems & Human Resources
  • Infectious Diseases Old & New – Implications for Global Health
  • NCDs & Social Determinants of Health
  • Planetary Health
  • Women’s Health is Global Health – Issues Across the Lifespan

Conference Highlights / Activities & Awards:

  • Half-day and Full-day Satellite Sessions April 6, 2016
  • Gairdner Global Health Lecture – 2017 Global Health Awardee
  • CUGH Distinguished Leadership Award
  • CUGH Young Leader Award
  • Annual Velji Awards
  • Lancet/CUGH Best Student Posters
  • LIC Travel Scholarships for Abstract Presentations
  • CUGH/Pulitzer Film Festival & Video Competition
  • And more…


April 7 @ 7:15 am
April 9 @ 4:30 pm


Washington Hilton Hotel - Dupont Circle
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