Jun. 4, 2019

11th annual global health conference .

CUGH Conference 2020
Global Health in a Time
of Worldwide Political Change
At the Washington Hilton Hotel
April 18-20, 2020
Satellite Sessions April 17
Calls For Proposals:
  • Panel Proposals
  • Abstract Proposals
  • Satellite Sessions
& Submissions
  • Awards
  • Bursaries
  • Competition
At CUGH2020 over 1,900 faculty, students, implementers, government representatives and leaders from more than 55 countries will explore how we can address the pressing global challenges before us through research, education, service, and advocacy. Attendees from academia, NGOs, government and the private sector will collaborate, learn, and share cutting edge solutions to improve the health of people and the planet in an increasingly unstable, global political environment. Individuals from biomedical AND non-biomedical fields are encouraged to attend this inspiring, dynamic, impactful conference in the US capitol. 
Submit Your:
Panel Proposals
Submission Deadline: August 25, 2019
Abstract Proposals
Submission Deadline: August 25, 2019
Satellite Session Applications
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019
Encourage your network of colleagues,
faculty, and students to send in their submissions.
Nominations & Submissions:
CUGH Leadership Awards
Submission Deadline: September 15, 2019
2020 Reflection Essay Contest
Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019
Travel Bursaries for LLMIC Presenters
Abstract Submission Required
Deadline: August, 25, 2019
The Lancet Global Health-CUGH
Best Student Poster Competition
Abstract Submission Required
Deadline: August, 25, 2019
Conference Tracks / Subthemes
  • Addressing the Social Determinants of Health
  • Non-Communicable Diseases & Communicable Diseases
  • Planetary Health, One Health, Environmental Health, Climate Change and Pollution
  • Politics, Law, Corruption, Human Rights, Governance, Diplomacy, Strengthening Public Institutions
  • Strengthening Health Systems, Public Health, Primary and Surgical Care
  • Translation and Implementation Science, High Impact Development Initiatives, From Research to Policy, Reforming Academia