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Fogarty- and NIH-related sessions at 2019 Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) annual meeting

CUGH logoThe Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) held its annual conference March 8 - 10, 2019 in Chicago, IL, with Satellite Sessions on March 7, 2019. Representatives from Fogarty and NIH participated in a variety of sessions on issues critical to global health research.

View the full agenda from CUGH.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Information on all Satellite Events for Thursday, March 7, 2019 from CUGH

Friday, March 8, 2019

8:30 am - 10:00 am

  • Training the Next Generation of Global Health Researchers: The NIH-Fogarty Global Health Fellows Program
    Moderated by and featuring alumni of the Fogarty/NIH Global Health Fellows and Scholars Program
    • Moderators:
      Benjamin H. Chi, Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
      Joseph Zunt, Professor, University of Washington
    • Speakers:
      Leann Andrews, Lecturer, University of Washington
      Lameck Chinula, Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Malawi
      Huan Vinh Dong, Medical Student, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles
      Edith Kwobah, Psychiatrist and Head, Moi University, Kenya
      Elena Cyrus, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Florida International University
      Paul Drain, Assistant Professor, University of Washington

Full agenda for Friday, March 8, 2019 from CUGH

Saturday, March 9, 2019

8:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

  • Building Capacity and Engaging Stakeholders in Implementation Science
    Featuring Fogarty's Dr. Rachel Sturke as a speaker

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

  • Strengthening Mentoring in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Call to Arms
    Featuring current and former Fogarty/NIH grantees
    Closing remarks by Fogarty Director Dr. Roger I. Glass

Full agenda for Saturday, March 9, 2019 from CUGH

Sunday, March 10, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

  • Recommendations for Research from the Committee on Improving the Quality of Health Care Globally
    Co-moderated by Fogarty Deputy Director Dr. Peter Kilmarx

Full agenda for Sunday, March 10, 2019 from CUGH

Updated March 12, 2019