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Event: Global Good 1:1 Meeting Opportunity

Global Good is seeking to meet with research institutions and entrepreneurs at all stages to explore strategic partnerships. Global Good is interested in low cost diagnostics for health and agriculture. Meetings will take place on March 8th. To apply for a 1:1 Meeting, complete an application here. Deadline to apply to meet with Global Good … Continued

Event: Northwest Regional Conference on African Immigrant Health: Addressing the Social Determinants of African Immigrant Health

The Northwest Regional Conference on African Immigrant Health will highlight core competencies in service delivery as well and promote best practices that can build on the African immigrant communities’ strengths. This conference will offer educational and training opportunities for public health professionals, doctors, nurses, mental health professionals, community members, community health workers, students, civic leaders … Continued

Event: World TB Day Event

Tuberculosis (TB) infects roughly 1/3 of the world’s population and has surpassed HIV/AIDS as the leading cause of death by an infectious disease. Join WGHA members the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Center for Infectious Disease Research and the Infectious Disease Research Institute to learn more about the physical, social, and financial impacts of TB, the work … Continued

Event: Global Oncology Lecture Series

Join WGHA members Fred Hutchinson and University of Washington at their Global Oncology Lecture Series titled “Contrasts in Pathology and Cancer between Kijabe, Kenya and the United States”. Dr Garcia volunteers in a hospital in Kijabe, Kenya, in a village north of Nairobi, typically with a UW pathology resident.  She will discuss practicing pathology in … Continued

Event: Clean Water Allies: NGO and Business Partnerships for Good

Water is at the core of global development, touching on social, economic and environmental issues. There are 748 million people worldwide who do not have access to safe drinking water, and 2.5 billion who lack access to improved sanitation. Women and girls often carry the burden of walking for miles to find clean water for … Continued

Event: Bolstering National & Global Resilience in the Face of 21st Century Mayhem

Weaknesses in our critical infrastructure, systems, and networks to disasters – both natural and man-made – threaten our communities, companies, and countries in new ways. States with resources face extreme challenges while fragile states face compound threats to build resiliency in order to protect people, polities, and economies. Join Northeastern University – Seattle for an … Continued

Event: Longitude Prize Reception and Panel

The British Consul General Priya Guha in partnership with Nesta, the Washington Global Health Alliance and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute, invites you to attend a panel discussion moderated by Lisa Cohen and reception to stimulate US bids for the 10 million pound Longitude Prize. The Longitude Prize is aimed at helping to find a … Continued

Event: April Civic Cocktail

The Seattle City Club is excited to welcome Dr. Phil Greenberg, Kshama Sawant and Liz Vivian to their April Civic Cocktail. Is a boom for Seattle’s economy leading to a bust for its middle and lower class residents? How do we fix rising housing costs and widening pay gaps? Can we close the divide and … Continued

Event: 7th Annual CUGH Conference: Bridging to a Sustainable Future in Global Health

The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) is a rapidly growing Washington, DC based organization of over 130 academic institutions and other organizations from around the world engaged in addressing global health challenges. CUGH was established in 2008 with generous funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and The Rockefeller Foundation. Join more … Continued

Event: Financing for Global Health

Please join the Center for Strategic and International Studies for the launch of theInstitute for Health Metrics and Evaluation’s (IHME) new report, Financing Global Health 2015: Development assistance steady on the path to new Global Goals. Dr. Christopher Murray, Director of IHME at the University of Washington, and Dr. Joseph Dieleman, Assistant Professor at IHME, will … Continued