Other Events and 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.

Events

Barriers to Healthcare Conference 2019

Feb 16 at Boston College

Barrier to Healthcare is a one day event hosted by the Boston College chapter of the national nonprofit organization GlobeMed. Academics, researchers, and professionals who work in areas of healthcare provide a detailed portrait of the challenges embedded in public health today.

Learn more and register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/barriers-to-healthcare-conference-2019-tickets-55664242247  

Virginia Global Surgery Symposium 2019

March 2, 2019 at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Virginia Global Surgery Symposium co-hosted by the VCU School of Medicine and Department of Surgery and Global Surgery Student Alliance.

Learn more and register here: www.globalsurgerystudents.org/vgss-registration

Global Health & Innovation Conference 2019

April 13-14 at Yale University

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is presented annually by Unite For Sight, a nonprofit health delivery organization free of commercial interests. Join nearly 2,000 professionals and students to convene with leaders, change makers, and participants, from all sectors of global health.

Learn more and register here: http://www.uniteforsight.org/conference/

Switchpoint 2019

April 25-26 in Saxapahaw, North Carolina

Switchpoint focuses on unusual collaborations:
medical devices out of broken toys, 3D printings, drones to save lives, and
creating innovation hubs.

Learn more and RSVP at: https://www.intrahealth.org/events/switchpoint-2019

 

MIT Grand Hack 2019

May 3-5 at MIT Media Lab in Cambridge

Join one of the largest healthcare hackathons in the world to be surrounded by like-minded entrepreneurs, engineers, clinicians, designers, and developers.

Learn more at: http://grandhack.mit.edu/

 

OTHER RESOURCES:

Systems Approaches in Global Health

Global Health Financing

Security and Global Health

Women in Global Health

Technology and Global Health

Ethics in Global Health Procurement

Medications

Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health

Impacts of Catastrophic Healthcare Expenditures

#LancetWomen Launch in London Video - Feb. 8, 2019

Access the event recording here.

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.