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Events for May 2017

International Council of Nurses Congress (ICN 2017)

27 May 2017 - 01 June 2017 Barcelona, Spain

The International Council of Nurses Congress: Nurses at the forefront of transforming care (ICN 2017) is to take place in Barcelona from the 27th May - 1st June 2017 in Barcelona, Spain.

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MSF Scientific Days 2017 (New Delhi)

27 May 2017 New Delhi, India

MSF Scientific Days is a conference to present the evidence underpinning MSF’s medical humanitarian operations. The event in New Delhi will take place on 27th May 2017. Everything will be streamed online and last year over 11,000 people participated from 125 countries.

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Global Heart Health and the Road to 2025

24 May 2017 Geneva, Switzerland

Join Global Heart Health and the Road to 2025: Supporting a Heart Healthy Agenda for the Age of Longevity, an exciting debate on the future of heart health at the 70th World Health Assembly, co-hosted by Devex, the International Alliance of Patients' Organizations, and the World Heart Federation.

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Save the date | WHA Side Event - Better Medicines for Children

23 May 2017 Geneva, Switzerland

This side event will address the current state of access to essential medicines and technology for children, adolescents, and young people and facilitate a discussion on sustainable ways to improve such access.


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Cardio Alex 2017

23 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 Alexandria, Egypt

Cardio Alex: Connecting Cardiologists is due to take place in Alexandria, Egypt 23rd -26th of May 2017.

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Seventieth World Health Assembly 2017

22 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 Geneva, Switzerland

The World Health Assembly is the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO). The Assembly sets WHO policies, appoints its Director-General, supervises financial poles and reviews and approves the proposed programme budget of the WHO.

The Seventieth World Health Assembly will take place in Geneva 22nd - 26th of May 2017.

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ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development

22 May 2017 - 25 May 2017 New York, USA

The 2017 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development follow-up (New York, 22-25 May 2017).

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Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting 2017

21 May 2017 Geneva, Switzerland

All Commonwealth governments have committed to taking steps to accelerate universal health coverage (UHC); that is, making progress towards ‘ensuring that all people can use the promotive, preventive, curative, rehabilitative and palliative health services they need, of sufficient quality to be effective, while also ensuring that the use of these services does not expose the user to financial hardship’ - World Health Organization

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Seventy-first World Health Assembly

21 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 Geneva

The Seventy-first World Health Assembly is to be held 22-26 May, 2018 in Geneva.

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Advanced Echo Symposium 2017

19 May 2017 - 21 May 2017 Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Advanced Echo Symposium 2017 is due to take place in Brisbane from the 19th to the 21st of May 2017.

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