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9th Annual CUGH Conference 2018

16 March 2018 - 18 March 2018 New York, USA Add to calendar

The 9th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Conference, 'Health Disparities: A Time for Action' will be held March 16-18, 2018 in New York, USA.

Sessions Include:

•Disparities in Aging: A Prescription for Action
•The War on Women
•Why Disparities Prevail and What We Can Do About Them
•Annual Canada Gairdner Global Health Awardee Lacture
•Strengthening Governance and Publich Health Institutions
•Technology in the Service of Humanity: Can It Enable Reaching Those Left Behind
•Combatting Climate Change and Environmental Degradation

Featured Speakers:

•Mary Bassett, Commissioner, New York City Department
of Health and Mental Hygiene, USA (invited)
•Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor,
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
•Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, USA
•Tedros Ghegreyesus, Director-General, World Health
Organization, Switzerland (invited)
•Luis-Miguel Guitierrez, Director General , Instituto Nacional
de Geriatria, Mexico
•Richard Horton, Editor, The Lancet, UK
•Natalia Kanem, Deputy Executive Director, United Nations Population Fund, USA

More information:
2018 CUGH Conference