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Event: 10th Annual Washington Research Breakfast

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is pleased to present its 10th Annual Washington Research Breakfast. This event brings together more than 300 of Washington’s key leaders and decision makers in business, medical research, cancer care, health policy and government. ACS CAN is focused on the needs of patients and ensuring that people have access … Continued

Event: 2016 Washington State Public Health Association Annual Conference

Washington State Public Health Association’s (WSPHA) conference will provide an interactive venue for the public health community to share, learn and discover how collaboration and innovative solutions can truly transform the health of our communities and the people WSPHA serves across the lifespan. The title of this year’s conference is New Horizons for Public Health. WSPHA’s signature … Continued

Event: WGHA’s Pioneers of Global Health Awards Dinner & Auction

We request the honor of your presence at the Pioneers of Global Health Awards Dinner and Auction. Festive live auction, delicious dinner from Seattle’s famed Wild Ginger and a program honoring our remarkable 2016 Pioneers of Global Health Award winners await you. Come early and stay late! Date: Thursday, October 6, 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. … Continued

Event: 4th annual Around the World with IDRI Celebration

Mark your calendar for Thursday, Oct. 13, when the Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI) will host the 4th annual Around the World with IDRI Celebration, an evening filled with food, fun, hands-on engagement, networking and the latest news from leaders in the field of global health. This free community event brings in hundreds to learn more about … Continued

Event: A Celebration of Life

Please join The Max Foundation for an intimate gathering of friends to honor the legacy of Max and come together towards creating a world where all people face cancer with dignity and hope. Team members from around the world will share their experiences on Facebook Live and CEO Pat Garcia-Gonzalez will commemorate Max’s birthday. Festive … Continued

Event: Night Out For Fistula

One By One introduces Night Out For Fistula, showcasing African-inspired food, music, and beautifully crafted artisan goods to raise awareness about obstetric fistula and kick off their 2016 Fall Fundraising Campaign. One By One partners with communities to develop and support holistic fistula treatment and increase access to safe childbirth for all women. One By One’s … Continued

Event: Burn Design Lab Tour

You are invited to tour Burn Design Lab, a non-profit focused on improving lives in the developing world through R&D on clean burning, high efficiency charcoal and firewood cookstoves. In Africa, the charcoal business is booming and contributing to deforestation. Four million people lose their lives each year from the simple act of cooking. About half … Continued

Event: Global Oncology Lecture Series

Join WGHA members Fred Hutchinson and University of Washington at their Global Oncology Lecture Series titled, “Biologic Studies to Inform the Prevention of Infection-Related Cancers.” Cancer is an increasing threat to the health of individuals in resource-limited settings, where treatment success is often only a fraction of that observed in high-resource regions. A large proportion of cancers in these areas are … Continued

Event: Nonprofit Networking Happy Hour

Donor Swell is hosting a Nonprofit Networking Happy Hour. Get to know others in the nonprofit space in a casual atmosphere. Who knows you may come away with project partners, collaborators, or grant ideas. Socialize and enjoy a terrific happy hour in this lovely Italian restaurant’s lounge. The venue has offered to host our group, … Continued

Event: Impacts of Conflict on Population Health

Please join the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, the Washington Global Health Alliance, and the World Affairs Council of Seattle in welcoming Dr. Riyadh Lafta, a professor of medicine at Mustansiriya University in Baghdad and Affiliate Professor at University of Washington. Dr. Lafta has wide ranging interests and capacities, as a physician, a medical … Continued