Section for Global Health News and Events

Implementation Science Seminar and Webinar Featuring Victor G. Davila-Roman, MD FACC, FASE

March 8, 2018
11.30 – 1.00pm
715 Broadway, Room 1221

Join the NYU College of Global Public Health on March 8, 2018 for a lecture by Victor G. Davila-Roman, a leading cardiovascular disease researcher and implementation science expert from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. This forum will introduce graduate students to the various models of implementation research with a specific focus on translation of evidence-based public health interventions to practice in low and middle-income countries.

At this event Dr. Davila-Roman will present on his implementation science research and global health work, and discuss the various models of implementation science research. Following this students and faculty will have a chance to meet with Dr. Davila-Roman to discuss careers in implementation science research and global health.

Please register here.

6th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research: “Addressing Disparities, Locally and Globally”

March 15, 2018
8.00am – 5.00pm
New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, 10019

The 6th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research will be held on March 15, 2018, prior to the start of the 9th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Global Health Conference. The Symposium’s primary sponsors and organizers are New York University’s Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health and the National Cancer Institute Center for Global Health with additional sponsorship and planning support from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine, Rutgers Global Health Institute and the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and CUGH. The objectives of this one-day symposium are to provide: 1) A comprehensive overview of the role of research in addressing local and global disparities in cancer care and control; 2) A stimulating and engaging forum for knowledge sharing; and 3) An environment that facilitates new collaborations to advance our knowledge and practice aimed at overcoming cancer disparities.

Registration is free. Space is limited and filling up quickly, so please register today! To register please visit here.