Upcoming conferences

Upcoming conferences


” Pegasus is a thought stimulating conference, convening leaders, change-makers, and participants from multiple disciplines to engage in discourse about actions and policies to improve unacceptable levels of poor health. The conference will engage stakeholders by providing a dynamic, interactive forum to share their expertise in research, education, field experiences, advocacy and policy to reduce disparities, inequities and social injustices across our three major themes: peace, global health and sustainable solutions. “

When? May 13-15th, 2016

Where? Toronto, ON

Website: http://www.pegasusconference.ca/

Bethune Round Table Conference


” The Bethune Round Table (BRT) is an annual interdisciplinary scientific meeting hosted at a Canadian academic centre to discuss challenges and solutions to improving surgical care to under-serviced and marginalized populations in low- and middle-income countries. The objective of the BRT is to bring together health professionals from a variety of disciplines including surgeons, anesthesiologists, obstetricians, and nurses to share their research and experiences in the delivery of surgery in low-resource settings. “

When? June 3-4th, 2016

Where? Halifax, NS

Website: http://brt2016.com/

North American Refugee Health Conference


” The North American Refugee Health Conference is recognized as the preeminent conference destination for professionals working with refugee populations. Rochester Regional Health’s Office of Community Medicine has begun organizing this exciting event that will take place in Niagara Falls, New York.  Join us June 12-14, 2016 as we highlight best practices in the field and discuss current refugee health issues. Be sure to check back periodically for updates. “

When? June 12-14th, 2016

Where? Niagara Falls, NY, US

Website: http://centerforrefugeehealth.com/north-american-refugee-health-conference

Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research


” The Global Symposium on Health Systems Research is hosted every two years by HSG to bring together its members with the full range of players involved in health systems and policy research. There is currently no other international gathering that serves the needs of this community. “

When? Nov 14-18th, 2016

Where? Vancouver

Website: http://www.csih.org/en/events/fourth-global-symposium-on-health-systems-research/