Annual Global Health Mini-University
Submitted by Carla Visser on 21 May 2012
14 September 2012 (All day)
Cloyd Heck Marvin Center, 800 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20052
Event website: http://www.maqweb.org
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the George Washington University Center for Global Health
The Mini-University is a day-long forum offering over 70 different sessions highlighting evidence-based best practices and state-of-the-art information from a variety of technical areas across the Global Health field.
The forum is divided into hour-long blocks, each offering a variety of concurrent presentations from technical areas like HIV/AIDS, family planning and reproductive health, maternal and child health, infectious diseases, health systems, and cross-cutting issues. In addition, there are exciting brown bag sessions offered during the lunch break.
This event is free and open to the public. Past participants include students, medical professionals, public health experts, members of the military, NGOs, USG staff, and others interested in learning about what is happening in the global health world.