2020 CUGH Conference  I  April 18 - 20, 2020  I  Satellite Sessions  April 17, 2020  |  Washington Hilton Hotel  I  Washington, DC​​

Tracks/Subthemes

Join us in spring 2019 for 3 days of global health panels, workshops and activities.

Global Health in a Time of Worldwide Political Change
The conference’s theme is "Global Health in a Time of Worldwide Political Change." The 6 subthemes provide structure to the meeting and ensure that the broad array of medical and non-medical disciplines are represented at the conference. Please submit abstracts and panel proposals with these sub-themes in mind. We strongly encourage our colleagues in non-medical disciplines to submit proposals for interdisciplinary panels and abstracts for CUGH 2020.

6 Major Tracks/Subthemes

PLANETARY HEALTH, ONE HEALTH, ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, CLIMATE
CHANGE AND POLLUTION

ADDRESSING THE SOCIAL
​DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH

STRENGTHENING HEALTH SYSTEMS, PUBLIC HEALTH, PRIMARY AND SURGICAL CARE

Equity • Protection of Human Rights • Personal Safety • Affordable Housing • Sanitation • Potable Water • Access to Electricity • Pre-K to University Education • Poverty Reduction • Community Safety • Social/Cultural Issues • Discrimination and Violence • Gender Equity • Racial Parity • Poverty • Injury • Trauma, Community Education • Child Brides • Violence and Conflict • Road Traffic Accidents • Human Trafficking •Public Works • Education • Corruption
Leadership • Social Accountability • Corruption • Impact Investing • Public/Private Partnerships • Government and Policies • Management/Leadership Training • Reproductive Health • Community Education • Universal Health Care • Nutrition • Maternal Child Health • System Funding/Finance • Interdisciplinary Partnerships • Data Sharing
One Health • Environmental Health • Environment • Architecture • Veterinary Medicine • Design • Traffic Control • Urban Health • Rural Health • Water • Urban Planning • Biodiversity Losses • Protecting Ecosystem Services • Agriculture • Food Security • Pollution

POLITICS, LAW, CORRUPTION, HUMAN RIGHTS, GOVERNANCE, DIPLOMACY, STRENGTHENING PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS

TRANSLATION AND IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE, HIGH IMPACT DEVELOPMENT INTIATIVES, FROM RESEARCH TO POLICY, REFORMING ACADEMIA

Education, Training and Capacity Building • Financing • Public/Private Partnerships • Human Rights • Public Policy • Politics • Law • International Relations • International Law • Advocacy • Media •  Conflict • Diplomacy • Neglected Areas • International Regulations & Cooperation • Displacement • Migration • Conflict Prevention and Post Conflict Reconciliation • Trade Agreements • Sexual Conflict • Reproductive Health • Preventing Corruption and the Illicit Money Flow • Reproductive Health • Corporate Social Responsibility • Human Resources for Health • Public Policy • Philanthropy •
​Non-Governmental Organizations  •  Microfinance • Impact Investing • Nutrition • Military Health 

NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES
​& COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

Pandemic • GHSA • HIV/AIDS • Ebola • Zika • Malaria • Polio • NTDs • Tuberculosis • Hepatitis • Vaccine Development • Food-borne Diseases • Antimicrobial Resistance • Public Health • Tobacco Control • Cancer • Cardiovascular Diseases • Respiratory Diseases • Diabetes • Pharmacological Management • Non-Pharmacological Management • Obesity • Trauma, Injuries, and Accidents • Mental Health • Sanitation
Policymaking • Research • Supply Chain Improvements • Funding • Monitoring and Evaluation • Statistics • Cultural Competencies • Communications • Community Mobilization • Big Data • Innovations and Technology • Effective Partnerships • Politics • ​Local/Regional Programs • National Programs • International Programs