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Be a part of the 9th Annual CUGH Global Health Conference - Open Calls

2018 CUGH Conference ¤ March 16 - 18, 2018 ¤ Satellite Sessions March 15, 2018 ¤ New York Hilton Midtown ¤ New York, NY

Join more than 1,700 global health faculty, students, implementers and leaders from over 50 countries to explore the latest in global health and how academics, NGOs, government and the private sector can address the global health challenges before us.

Calls for


NEW! In addition to the Scientific and Programmatic Pathways,
a new Education Abstract Pathway is now available for abstracts addressing global health pedagogies, and community and public education, across disciplines. 

NEW! Two additional Oral Abstract sessions will be reserved for Young Scientists and Faculty presenters under 35 years of age. Upon abstract submission, check the box to compete for a slot if you qualify.

 Submitting a poster or oral abstract is open to all. Individuals from low and middle income countries are encouraged to submit. 

 Abstract Submission Deadline:
September 28, 2017


CUGH Members are invited to submit a proposal for a Conference Panel which will comprise of 3 or 4 speakers and a moderator. These sessions can take on a number of formats including but not limited to: Slide presentations plus Audience Q&A; Experts' discussion plus Audience Q&A. 

 Panel Submission Deadline: 
September 1, 2017


 A number of satellite session slots are available for global health groups to organize. This is a great opportunity for resource sharing and to mobilize individuals around specific global health issues. A number of 4-hour and 8-hour slots are available for March 15, 2018. Applications accepted through November 30, 2017, per availability. 

 Satellite Application Deadline: 
November 30, 2017


Join the Scientific Program Advisory Committee (SPAC) and take part in the abstract review process. CUGH members and non-members alike are invited to do this to help shape a large part of the Scientific Program.  Click here to join the SPAC.

The abstract review period is October 5 - October 19, 2017. Please complete the submission form if you have professional or faculty standing in global health. 

Deadline to Join: 
August 15, 2017

Please find more information about submissions here: CUGH 2018 Annual Global Health Conference


  •  Global Health Law, Human Rights, and Conflict Prevention
  • Governance, Health Systems Strengthening-Public Institutions Strengthening
  • Implementation Science
  • Neglected Topics in Global Health
  • Non-Communicable & Communicable Diseases: The Double Burden
  • Planetary Health, One Health, Environmental Health, and Climate & Health
  • Reducing Disparities and Improving Well-being Across the Lifespan
  • Social Determinants of Health

For further information regarding the conference please see: CUGH 2018 website