• Date: March 16-18, 2018
  • Start Time: 2:00 am
    End Time: 8:00 pm
  • Location: New York Hilton Midtown, New York, New York

ICAP at CUGH 2018

New York Hilton Midtown
New York, New York
Main Conference March 16-18 | Satellite Sessions March 15
Host institutions: Columbia University, Stellenbosch University, University of Peradeniya

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Thursday, March 15

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Room: Murray Hill East

CUGH PRECONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOP
Nursing Leadership in Global Health: Implications for the Future of Nursing Education, Scholarship and Interprofessional Practice

Through panel discussions and plenary Q&A and debate, this satellite will provide a dynamic and interactive forum for nursing education leaders to convene and discuss current challenges and opportunities in nursing leadership which drives improved global health.

SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZERS

  • ICAP at Columbia University
  • Yale University School of Nursing
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
  • University of Washington Center for Global Health Nursing
  • in collaboration with CUGH and AFREHealth

REGISTRATION

  • Registration is free but required, and available on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Maximum registrants = 200
  • Registration for the satellite session is separate from registration for the CUGHconference.

 

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Room: Sutton North

CUGH PRECONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOP
Building Advocacy & Communication Skills to Address ​Health Disparities Around the World

This half-day, trainee-led satellite session aims to provide participants with the advocacy tools and communication skills needed to address global health disparities in a sustainable manner.

SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZER

  • CUGH Trainee Advisory Committee (TAC)

OPENING REMARKS

  • Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPHMPAICAP at Columbia University and Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University

REGISTRATION

  • Registration is free but required.
  • Registration for the satellite session is separate from registration for the CUGH conference.

 

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
New York Hilton Midtown

6TH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM ON GLOBAL CANCER
Global Cancer Research: Addressing Disparities, Locally and Globally

The objectives of this full-day Symposium on Global Cancer Research are to provide:

  • A comprehensive overview of the role of research in addressing local and global disparities in cancer care and control;
  • A stimulating and engaging forum for knowledge sharing; and
  • An environment that facilitates new collaborations to advance our knowledge and practice aimed at overcoming cancer disparities.

SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZER

  • New York University’s Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health
  • National Cancer Institute for Global Health

SATELLITE SESSION CO-SPONSORING PARTNERS

  • 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
  • CUGH

KEYNOTE SESSION (1:30 p.m.)
Lessons from HIV: Are they Relevant to the Global Response to Cancer

  • Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPHMPAICAP at Columbia University and Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University

REGISTRATION

  • Registration is free but required.
  • Registration for the satellite session is separate from registration for the CUGHconference.
  • Click here to register.

 

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Nassau West

CUGH PRECONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOP
Climate Change and Health Priorities for Vulnerable Populations

This satellite will explore the intersection of climate variability and change and health priorities for vulnerable populations around the globe.

SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZER

  • International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Columbia University

SATELLITE CONVENERS

  • Madeleine Thomson, International Research Institute for Climate and Society & Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
  • John Balbus, National Institute of Environmental Sciences, Maryland
  • Jonathon Patz, Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin-Wisconsin, Wisconsin
  • Wilmot James, Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University Medical Center, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

REGISTRATION

 

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Room: Murray Hill West

CUGH PRECONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOP
Mobilizing Innovation to Eliminate Global Health Disparities

Speakers will highlight innovations that span the Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health spectrum and provide examples of how innovations are leading the charge towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.

SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZER

  • USAID’s flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program

PANELISTS

  • Moderator: Peter Navario, Health Right International
  • Keynote Address: Marissa Leffler, Center for Accelerating Innovation and Impact, USAID
  • Shannon Egan, USAID’s flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program
  • Michelle Weinberger, Avenir Health
  • Lynn Freedman, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health

REGISTRATION

  • Registration is free but required.
  • Registration for the satellite session is separate from registration for the CUGHconference.
  • Click here to register.

 

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
560 West 168th Street, New York City, 10032
(between Broadway & Audubon Avenue)

COLUMBIA NURSINGCUGH RECEPTION
A Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center for Advanced Practice Nursing, Columbia Nursing has established global clinical practicum sites for its students and has formed research and programmatic partnerships with institutions across 16 countries in southern and eastern Africa, the eastern Mediterranean, Latin-America, and the Caribbean. Columbia Nursing’s Global Health Program aims to contribute to global health equity by addressing health disparities through service, practice, education, research, and leadership. It looks forward to highlighting a few of their programs and learning about yours.

Questions? Contact Erica Diehl at 212.305.0623 or email
med2382@columbia.edu

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