2020 CUGH Global Health Conference

2020 CUGH Conference

Global Health in a Time of Worldwide Political Change
At the Washington Hilton Hotel, April 18-20, 2020
Satellite Sessions April 17, 2020

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 April 17 (register online & most are free to attend) and the April 18th -20th conference. Attendees will be inspired and challenged and learn new skills, contacts and ways we can improve the health of people and the planet.


Database is open

Panel Proposals

Submissions Deadline: August 25, 2019 Submission Deadline Extended: September 5, 2019


Database will open in coming weeks

Abstract Proposals

Submissions Deadline: August 25, 2019 Submission Deadline Extended: September 15, 2019


Database is open

Satellite Session Applications

Applications Deadline: November 15, 2019


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Conference Tracks / Subthemes
(April 18 – 20, 2020)

• Addressing the Social Determinants of Health
• Planetary Health One Health, Environmental Health, Climate Change and Pollution
• Strengthening Health Systems, Public Health, Primary and Surgical Care
• Non-Communicable Diseases & Communicable Diseases
• Politics, Law, Corruption, Human Rights, Governance, Diplomacy, Strengthening Public Institutions
• Translation and Implementation Science, High Impact Development Initiatives, From Research to Policy, Reforming Academia

Disclaimer: The images on this page were taken prior to national guidelines of face coverings and social distancing.