Events Around Town & other resources

Find out about local healthcare and global health events here as well as additional resources that can help you further your understanding of Global Health.


Northeast Global Surgery Hackathon

September 7-9th in Boston

Join students, trainees, and faculty from multiple disciplines in tackling major global surgery issues! Hosted by the GSSA chapters at HMS, BU, Tufts, and Yale. 

Learn more & sign up here:

MassChallenge Health Tech (formerly PULSE@MassChallenge )Applications Launch 

September 13 at Microsoft NERD Center in Cambridge

Learn more and register here: 

The 2019 MassChallenge HealthTech  accelerator is looking for the best digital health/healthtech startups in the world. There are opportunities to partner with organizations like Shire, Harvard Pilgrim, Cerner, Phillips and more industry partenrs.There are opportunities to access 300+ expert mentors, $250K in cash prizes. More details can be found here:   


Babson Community codes:


MCHT19SchlesingerFund25: 25% off - 30 uses

MCHT19SchlesingerFund50: 50% off - 10 uses

MCHT19SchlesingerFund100: 100% off - 2 uses 

  Application Deadline: 10/12,12pm ET 

Empire State Opioid Epidemic Innovation Challenge 

September 28-30th in Columbia University

Learn more and register here:

New York City Grand Hack 2018

November 16-18 in Mount Sinai Hospital

Learn more and register here:

Global Health & Innovation Conference 2019

April 13-14 at Yale University

Learn more and register here:


Systems Approaches in Global Health

Global Health Financing

Security and Global Health

Technology and Global Health

Ethics in Global Health Procurement

Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health

Impacts of Catastrophic Healthcare Expenditures

G4 Alliance Meeting: The Power of Surgical Care to Catalyse Universal Health Coverage - Dec. 15, 2017
Access the event recording here.

World Institute for Healthcare Improvement (WIHI) Podcast Health Systems' Role in Veteran and Chronic Homelessness - Oct. 12, 2017
Podcast recording here.

Boston Global Surgery Symposium Recording -  Mar. 4, 2017
If you missed out on our offer to attend this event, you can watch the session recordings.

Future of Health in Southeast Asia Recording -  Apr. 28, 2017
If you were unable to attend this event, you can access the event recording here.