8th Africa Nutritional Epidemiology Conference (ANEC) (036-18)
October 1, 2018 - October 5, 2018 @
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Main Theme: “Multi-stakeholder nutrition actions in Africa: translating evidence into policies, and programmes for impact”
- Scaling up nutrition: effective actions and best practices
- Effective multi-sectoral actions in nutrition: best practices
- Joint actions on maternal, infant and young child feeding – nutrition during the 1st 1000 days
- Nutrition through the life cycle: nutrition specific, nutrition-sensitive policies, research, interventions and programs
- Adolescent nutrition
- Food systems, food safety and value chain: policies, legislations and actions
- Multi-sectoral actions and biofortification in Africa
- Partnership for food security, safety and sustainability in Africa
- Food industries and malnutrition in Africa
- Nutrition policies, politics, and nutrition governance in Africa
- Double-duty actions for nutrition in Africa
- Benchmarking of food environment
- Nutrition transition, and nutrition-related NCD
Organized by: The African Nutrition Society and the Food and Nutrition Society of Ethiopia
5th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (HSR) (005-18)
October 8, 2018 - October 12, 2018 @
Theme: Advancing Health Systems for All in the SDG Era
Co-Sponsors: Health Systems Global, Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, World Health Organization, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Global Evidence and Implementation Summit (055-18)
October 22, 2018 - October 24, 2018 @
1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006, Australia
The Global Evidence and Implementation Summit 2018 (GEIS) will bring together experts from across the world to talk about their experiences in generating and implementing evidence for better policy and practice.
The summit will explore the evidence for designing, implementing and reviewing effective programs and policies. Expected to reach 700 delegates from 30 countries, GEIS 2018 will share the latest evidence synthesis and implementation science research and practice strategies for improving the lives of individuals, families and communities worldwide.
Global Health Mini-University 2018 (061-18)
October 22, 2018
Washington, DC, USA
The Global Health Mini-University (Mini-U) is an annual day-long learning forum for Global Health professionals and students. The Mini-U offers a variety of innovative sessions highlighting evidence-based best practices and state-of-the-art information. The Mini-U is a collaborative production of The USAID Bureau for Global Health and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health.
3rd ECOWAS Good Practices Forum in Health (068-18)
October 23, 2018 - October 25, 2018 @
The West African Health Organization, in collaboration with Member States and partners, are
in the process of organizing the 3rd ECOWAS Good Practices Forum in Health (FBPS) that will be held on 23-25 October 2018 in Accra, Ghana.
The forum will bring together senior officials from ministries of health, regional health
experts, researchers and managers of training and research institutions, major local, regional
and international NGOs, managers of private companies involved in the health sector, as well as partners in the region and elsewhere.
Abstracts deadline: August 01, 2018.
To submit your abstract attached with the report of the Good Practice documented,
please complete the abstract registration form online at www.wahooas.org (using the following link: http://www.wahooas.org/fbps) OR send the completed form and the report of the Good Practice documented to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that the abstract registration form also includes information to guide you in writing your abstract.
The purpose of the Forum is to promote and disseminate good practices in health, thus accelerating the efficient and effective implementation of the ECOWAS member countries' priority programs.
Also, the Forum will serve as a platform for identifying key strategic
issues, good practices, and innovative approaches that will be used to develop recommendations and resolutions to ministers of health from ECOWAS member countries.
More specifically, the Forum aims to:
1. Promote a culture of sharing experiences related to the development and implementation of effective and efficient health policies, strategies, programs, and interventions that are considered good practices.
2. Mobilize and align all key stakeholders (WAHO, Member States, civil society, private sector, and technical and financial partners) around national and regional priorities based on good health practices;
3. Initiate change through the use of good practices in the development and implementation of ECOWAS member countries' priority health policies, strategies and programs;
4. Monitor and evaluate the progress made by member states in replicating and scaling up good health practicesin the ECOWAS region.
Global Health Forum 2018: Innovative Approaches to Global Health Challenges in Low and Middle-Income Countries (074-18)
November 1, 2018 - November 2, 2018 @
The Forum convenes stakeholders from various disciplines to showcase innovative ideas and practical cases of innovations in global health either originating in or applicable to the LMIC context.
Organized by the Global Health Institute at the American University of Beirut (AUB) and the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH)
Africa Health Business Symposium (016-18)
November 6, 2018 - November 7, 2018 @
King Fahd Palace Hotel, Route des Almadies, Dakar 8181, Senegal
The AHBS team has vast experience in the health sector through the organization of private sector driven healthcare events on the continent (EAHF and AHBS) that were focused on sharing resources and best practices in the African private health sector. In 2016, the first AHBS was significant platform bringing key players together in Nairobi from all over the African continent.
Organizer: Africa Health Business Limited
APHA 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo (059-18)
November 10, 2018 - November 14, 2018 @
San Diego, CA, USA
2018 Theme — Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now
The 5th International Conference on Family Planning (002-18)
November 12, 2018 - November 15, 2018 @
The International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) brings together the family planning community to share best practices, celebrate successes and chart a course forward for family planning worldwide.
Held biennially since 2009, the ICFP serves as a strategic inflection point for the family planning and reproductive health community worldwide. It provides an opportunity for political leaders, scientists, researchers, policymakers, advocates, and youth to disseminate knowledge, celebrate successes, and identify next steps toward reaching the goal of enabling an additional 120 million women to access voluntary, quality contraception by 2020.
The ICFP also serves as an international platform from which countries, organizations and individuals can make public commitments to family planning, and can be recognized for their achievements. Dozens of side events are organized around the conference by many institutions and groups from around the world.
Lead organizers: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health.
24th Canadian Conference on Global Health (034-18)
November 19, 2018 - November 21, 2018 @
Toronto, ON, Canada
Every year, more than 600 people from more than 30 countries gather in Canada for the Canadian Conference on Global Health (CCGH). Practitioners, researchers, educators, students, policy makers and community mobilizers come to share their knowledge and experience and find new ways to work together.
15th International Conference on Urban Health (058-18)
November 26, 2018 - November 30, 2018 @
The 15th International Conference on Urban Health will bring together interdisciplinary researchers, practitioners, policy-makers, health and urban stakeholders and community leaders to exchange ideas and advance research and practice across sectors on how best to manage the rapid urbanisation occurring in all regions of the world.
Abstract deadline: 14 May 2018
11th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation (033-18)
December 3, 2018 - December 5, 2018 @
Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, 999 9th St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
The Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health (D&I) helps realize the full potential of evidence to optimize health and health care by bridging the gap between research, practice, and policy. By outlining the priorities in the field, the Science of D&I Conference aims to ensure that evidence is used to inform decisions that will improve the health of individuals and communities.
Guided by the theme, Scaling up Effective Health and Healthcare: Advancing the Research Agenda and Necessary Infrastructure, this year’s event will focus on strategies for scaling up effective interventions across communities, health systems, networks and countries, and efforts to build capacity for D&I science, with an emphasis on low-resource settings.
Co-hosts: National Institutes of Health (NIH) and AcademyHealth
Abstract Submission Deadline: 24 July 2018 at 5pm
10th Annual CUGH Conference: Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health (027-19)
March 8, 2019 - March 10, 2019 @
Hilton Chicago, 720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
CUGH’s annual conference is a must attend event on the global health calendar. Over 1800 scientists, students and implementers from academia, NGOs, government and the private sector will present, learn and collaborate to address some of the pressing challenges our world faces. A wide range of medical and non-medical disciplines are represented throughout the pre-conference satellite day on March 7 (register online & most are free to attend) and the March 8th -10th conference. Attendees will be inspired and challenged and learn new skills, contacts and ways we can improve the health of people and the planet.
Abstract and Panel Deadline: 8/25/2018
Satellite Session Deadline: 11/1/2018
Women Deliver: 5th Global Conference (001-19)
June 3, 2019 - June 6, 2019 @
Vancouver, British Columbia
The Women Deliver 2019 Conference – the world’s largest gathering on the health, rights, and well-being of women and girls – will serve as a fueling station for advocates working to achieve a more gender equal world. In the summer of 2019, over 6,000 world leaders, influencers, advocates, academics, activists, and journalists will flock to Vancouver with dreams of accelerating progress girls and women everywhere.
Organizer: Women Deliver
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