Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) 4th Annual Meeting: Innovation, Implementation, Impact. March 2013, Washington DC
2013 Annual Meeting: Innovation | Implementation | Impact
The message is clear: it is time for greater "innovation" and greater focus on "implementation" with an eye towards having a positive and long-lasting "impact" on health outcomes. In response, this year's conference will bring together more than 1,500 members across multiple sectors and disciplines to examine the cutting-edge issues and challenges in several areas:
Innovations and interventions to improve health conditions
Global justice and governance: Human Rights, legal issues, ethics, and policy
Interactions and interconnectedness of government policy on health outcomes
Partnerships and capacity-building for education and research in global health
Role of the private sector: Embrace, engage, avoiding conflicts of interest; Determinants of culture change in education of practice
Training the global health workforce
Technology: Advancements, set-backs, implications and outcomes.
The conference will feature world-renowned keynote speakers and plenary panels addressing timely issues and highlighting a diverse group of experts coming from a variety of sectors. The conference will also hold workshops, as well as oral abstracts and poster presentations from across disciplines featuring a number of global health areas.
Please feel free to send any suggestions for key speakers and issues you wish to see addressed in the program to: Ana S. Ayala, J.D., LL.M., O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center /
For more information, please go to: http://www.cugh.org/consortium-universities-global-health-annual-meeting