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8th Annual CUGH Conference: Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems

07 April 2017 - 09 April 2017 Wasington DC, USA Add to calendar

The Consortium of Universities for Global Health's 8th Annual Conference is to take place from April 7th - 9th in Washington, DC, USA.

The CUGH Annual Conference has become the world's leading academic global health conference. The meeting brings together committed leaders, professionals, educators, students from diverse fields of study including engineering, business, law, policy, natural sciences, nursing, public health, medicine, and environmental studies to explore, discuss and critically assess the global health landscape.

This year’s theme, Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems: Implementation, Leadership and Sustainability in Global Health, reflects the growing realization that our physical and planetary health are inextricably linked. World-class speakers will address topics that include: planetary health; governance and political decision-making; health systems and human resources; women’s health; non-communicable diseases and social determinants of health; and infectious diseases.