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Events, Conferences, Workshops and Observances

Browse Fogarty events, talks, conferences, workshops and observances, as well as other events and important dates related to global health research. Events listed include a combination of those organized by Fogarty, NIH, and other organizations worldwide.

To attend events held on the main NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland, please see NIH campus visitor information

October 2023

One Health Conference

  • Date: October 2-6
  • Location: Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Hosted by the Jamaica Association of Public Health Inspectors (JAPHI)

Global Genomic Medicine Consortium (G2MC)

  • Date: October 2-4
  • Location: Geneva, Switzerland, and Virtual

Pre-Application Webinar for funding opportunity RFA-CA-23-033: Implementation Science for Cancer Control in People Living with HIV in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)

  • Date: October 3
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NCI

International Cancer Education Conference

  • Date: October 4-6
  • Location: Toronto, Canada:

Global perspectives on cancer care teaming and resilience during natural and public health emergencies

  • Date: October 10
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NCI's Divison of Cancer Control & Population Sciences

OPEN Stage Webinar: Overview of NINDS Office of Global Health and Health Disparities (OGHHD) – Research & Funding Opportunities

  • Date: October 10
  • Location: Virtual

Global Mental Health Research Listening Sessions: Research staff

  • Date: October 10 & 11
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NIMH's Global Mental Health Team

World Stroke Congress

  • Date: October 10-12
  • Location: Toronto, Canada
  • Sponsored by the World Stroke Organization

First Annual Local Capacity Strengthening Policy Learning and Feedback Virtual Forum

  • Date: October 10-19
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by USAID

Genomic Surveillance and Characterization of Microbial Threats Facilitates Early Detection and Containment of Disease Outbreaks in West Africa

  • Date: October 11
  • Location: Virtual
  • Speaker: Christian Happi, Ph.D., Redeemer's University Redemption City, Nigeria
  • Part of the NIH WALS Lecture Series

IDWeek 2023

  • Date: October 11-15
  • Location: Boston, MA, USA

Strategies for an HIV Cure 2023

  • Date: October 12 & 13
  • Location: Bethesda, MD, USA
  • Hosted by NIAID

World Health Summit

  • Date: October 15-17
  • Location: Berlin, Germany

XXVI World Congress of Neurology (WCN 2023)

  • Date: October 15-19
  • Location: Montreal, Canada

World Cancer Leaders' Summit 2023

  • Date: October 16-17
  • Location: Long Beach, CA, USA
  • Sponsored by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

Global Mental Health Research Listening Sessions: Mid-career investigators

  • Date: October 16 & 17
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NIMH's Global Mental Health Team

NIH Subaward Requirements: Domestic and Foreign

  • Date: October 17
  • Location: Virtual
  • Join experts from the NIH Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA) for a walk-through of subaward agreements

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) Annual Meeting

  • Date: October 18-22
  • Location: Chicago, IL, USA

Global Mental Health Research Listening Sessions: Senior investigators

  • Date: October 19 & 20
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NIMH's Global Mental Health Team

5th HIV Research for Prevention Conference 

  • Date: October 22-26
  • Location: Lima, Peru

Global Mental Health Research Listening Sessions: Policymakers

  • Date: October 23 & 24
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NIMH's Global Mental Health Team

Pre-Application Webinar for Promoting implementation research to address HIV-associated comorbidities and risk factors within well-established longitudinal studies

  • Date: Monday, October 23
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NHLBI

Global Mental Health Research Listening Sessions: Grants management staff:

  • Date: October 26
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by NIMH's Global Mental Health Team

Alleviating EBV & KSHV-Mediated Suffering in Africa - City of Hope Global Oncology Symposium

  • Date: October 27
  • Location: Duarte, CA, and Virtual
  • Speaker: NCI Principal Deputy Director, Doug Lowy, M.D. and CGH Director, Satish Gopal, M.D.
  • Part of the City of Hope Global Oncology Symposium

2023 Global Mental Health Research without Borders Conference

  • Date: October 30, 31 & November 1
  • Location: Bethesda, Maryland
  • Sponsored by NIMH, Grand Challenges Canada, Wellcome, and the International Alliance of Mental Health Research Funders

November 2023

Community Voices: Forging the Path Forward for HIV Self-testing and Personalized Viral Load Monitoring

  • Date: November 1-2
  • Location: Virtual
  • Hosted by the NIH Office of AIDS Research

Global Onchocerciasis Network for Elimination (GONE) meeting

  • Date: November 1 & 2
  • Location: Senegal
  • Sponsored by WHO

AORTIC International Conference on Cancer in Africa

  • Date: November 2-4
  • Location: Dakar, Senegal

DS-I Africa Consortium Meeting

  • Dates: November 6-10
  • Location: Kigali, Rwanda
  • Annual meeting of DS-I Africa grantees

Contributions of Community Health Workers and Patient Navigators in the Cancer Continuum and Research in LMICs: Practical Examples, and Opportunities for Engagement

  • Date: November 15
  • Location: Virtual
  • Part of London Global Cancer Week
  • Presented by NCI

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Updated October 3, 2023