LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

Conferences and Health-related events are among the best places to meet people with similar interests and get a chance to engage and network. As a nurse,it is important to stay connected with what is happening around the world in terms of research, innovations, and publications.
Below is a compiled list of this year's conferences and events, in addition to more resources at the bottom where you can search for future meetings aligned to your area of interest in any part if the world.

 JUNE 2019

2 June Midwifery Symposium,3-6th June: Women Deliver

                           This will be in Vancouver,Canada.The focus will be on gender equality,particularly in maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights. It also includes a Young Leaders Program.

18-20 June: Global Health Security 2019

                     This event will  be held in Sydney,Australia.The theme willl be "Health emergencies, emerging threats, partnerships, governance and financing, new technologies and approaches ".

27 June - 1 July: ICN (International Council of Nurses) Congress.

                        The International Council of Nurses is Hosting this event through the  Singapore Nurses Association, this international gathering of thousands of nurses will explore the many ways in which nurses work to achieve universal access to health, not only providing health care but also addressing the social determinants of health, such as education, gender equality, poverty, etc.The venue will be held in Singapore.

 JULY 2019

21-24 July: IAS Conference on HIV Science

                 The event will be held in Mexico.

SEPTEMBER 2019

12-14th: ICM Africa Regional Conference

             The event will be held in Namibia.The theme will focus on "developing skills, knowledge and practice of midwives in the region.”

OCTOBER 2019

13-20 September: ICN Global Nursing Leaders Institute.

                       This will be in Geneva,Switzerland.It is a strategic leadership programme,which prepares top nurses from around the world to drive policy   that improves the health of people, health care and the nursing profession.

 NOVEMBER 2019

 13th-15th November: International Conference on Population and Development

                              This year marks the 25th anniversary of ICPD, recognizing that reproductive health, women's empowerment and gender equality are the pathway to sustainable development.It will be held in Nairobi,Kenya.UNFPA will be the host organisation.

 DECEMBER 2019

10-12 December: 2019 Global Symposium on Health Workforce Accreditation and Regulation 

                         This year it will be held in Istanbul,Turkey.The focus will be on advancing the WHO Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health, Milestones 2020.

 

12th December: World UHC Day.

Find a Summary of potential Local and Global Nursing Conferences in any field that might interest you  on  here

You can also find more conferences related to medicine and health on this website

If you have any conferences or events that we should be aware of,kindly feel free to email us on sonam.ke@aku.edu or info@theglobalhealthnetwork.org​​​

Happy Networking!