Join the Fogarty International Center and the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) at the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) annual meeting March 16-18, 2018, in New York, NY.
- Fogarty- and NIH-related sessions at CUGH 2018
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- View the full agenda from CUGH
Fogarty- and NIH-related sessions at 2018 Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) annual meeting
The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) will hold its annual conference March 16 - 18, 2018 in New York, N.Y., with Satellite Sessions on March 15, 2018. Representatives from NIH will participate in a variety of sessions on issues critical to global health research.
Please note sessions are subject to change. View the full agenda from CUGH.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Global Cancer Research:
Addressing Disparities, Locally and Globally
Organized in part by the National Cancer Institute Center for Global Health at NIH
Friday, March 16, 2018
11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
- It Takes a Village:
Supporting the Spectrum of Female Leaders in Global Health
Speakers include: Fogarty Director Dr. Roger I. Glass
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- NIH Fogarty International Center Pathways to Global Health Research Careers:
Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Moderators: Joseph Zunt, Professor, Departments of Neurology and Global Health, University of Washington; Benjamin Chi, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Speakers: Gilberte Bastien, Clinical Psychologist and Fogarty International Clinic an Research Scholar, Haiti; Ramnath Subbaraman, Assistant Professor and Attending Physician, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine; Hendry Sawe, Head, Emergency Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Science, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Lisa Bebell, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Medicine Specialist, Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital; Mario Conejo-Olivas, Chief, Neurogenetics Research Center, National Institute of Neruological Sceince, Lima, Peru; Carla Chibwesha, Associate Director and Assistant Professor, Division of Global Women's Health, University of North Carolina; Jeffery Blander, Chief Innovation Officer, President's Emergency Plan for AIDS (PEPFAR), Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy, US Department of State
Full agenda for Friday, March 16, 2018 from CUGH
Saturday, March 17, 2018
8:50 a.m. - 8:55 a.m.
- Fogarty International Center at 50
Speaker: Fogarty Director Dr. Roger I. Glass
9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
- Gairdner Panel on Health Disparities Globally
Moderator: Fogarty Director Dr. Roger I. Glass
Full agenda for Saturday, March 17, 2018 from CUGH
Sunday, March 18, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
- The Impact of Climate Change and Environmental Degradation on Health Outcomes
Moderator: Dr. John Balbus, Senior Advisor for Public Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) at NIH
Full agenda for Sunday, March 18, 2017 from CUGH