9th Annual CUGH Conference

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​2018 Conference
In March 15 – 18, a gathering of more than 1,800 individuals from over 55 countries, from academia, NGOs, government ​​​and the private sector, convened to explore the latest in how we can address pressing international and ​domestic global health and development challenges.
All attendees who opted in for CME units at registration ​and pre-paid the $30 fee are invited​to report their sessions at:Code: MLN18029
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Featured Speakers include…
  • Isabella Aboderin, Sr. Researcher, African Population
    & Health Research Institute, Kenya
  • Mary Bassett, Commissioner, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, USA
  • Chelsea Clinton, Vice Chair, Clinton Foundation, USA
  • Peter Donkor, Chair, African Forum for Research
    & Education in Health
  • Wim  de Villiers, Vice Chancellor, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University
    of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Paulo Ferrinho, Director, IHMT, Universidade NOVA
    ​de Lisboa, Portugal
  • Patty Garcia, Fmr Minister of Health, Peru
  • Laurie Garrett, Journalist, Pulitzer Awardee, USA
  • Roger Glass, Director, Fogarty International Center, NIH, USA
  • Luis-Miguel Guitierrez, Director General , Instituto Nacional de Geriatria, Mexico
  • Cheryl Healton, Dean, Global Public Health, New York University, USA
  • Richard Horton, Editor, The Lancet, UK
  • Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, United Nations Population Fund, USA
  • Kim Knowlton, Senior Scientist, National Resources Defense Council, USA
  • Stephen Lewis, Co-Director, AIDS-Free World, Canada

  • Latanya Mapp Frett, Executive Director, Planned Parenthood Global, USA
  • Willy Mutunga, Fmr Supreme Court Justice, Kenya
  • Bernard Olayo, Founder, Center for Public Health and Development, Kenya
  • Agnes Soucat, Director, Health Systems Governance and Finance, WHO

Satellite Sessions  (March 15)

  • Cyber Violence
  • Climate Change
  • Building Healthy Cities
  • GH Professionals
  • Global Health Education
  • Implementation Science 
  • Governance, Health Systems Strengthening-
    Public Institution Strengthening
  • Planetary Health, One Health, Environmental Health,
    ​Climate Change & Health
  • Neglected Topics in Global Health 
  • Social Determinants of Health

  • NCDs and IDs: The Double Burden

  • Global Health Law, Human Rights, and Conflict Prevention 
  • Reducing Disparities and Improving Well-being
    ​Across the Lifespan