HGHC: Collaborating to Advance Global Health 2013 Conference
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 5:30 PM - Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 5:00 PM (PDT)
The Houston Global Health Collaborative is proud to announce the first annual Collaborating to Advance Global Health Conference. It is a gathering of interdisciplinary health professionals in the greater Houston area who are concerned about and working toward Global Health topics.
Students and professionals from multiple schools and departments including public health, medicine, and nursing are coming together to make the vision a reality. Our goal is to increase collaboration in order to maximize efforts and information sharing in Global Health issues.
We hope you'll join us for this exciting event and contribute to what will become a unique leadership effort reaching from Houston out to the world! To submit an abstract please visit our website for that information: http://houstonglobalhealth.org/
When & Where
Houston Global Health Collaborative
Our Mission – Who we are
The HGHC shall unite the member institutions of the Texas Medical Center for the furtherance of global health education, research, and service.
Our Vision – The future we see
The Texas Medical Center shall be a world leader and international hub for global health education, research, and service.
What We Do
We connect. By convening the member institutions of the world’s largest medical center, we provide critical platforms for promoting dialogue and collaboration to advance global healthefforts.
We promote. By promoting dialogue, education and networking, and providing access to best practice, professional development and skills building, we help build capacity and close gaps in knowledge and expertise at every level of global health.
We mobilize. By advocating for an evidence-based approach to address global health challengesand for a concerted research effort to build that evidence base, we contribute to continuous improvement of the global health response.