WVU Global Health Summit set for Oct. 11

Thursday, August 29, 2019

The Global Engagement Office at WVU Health Sciences will host the inaugural Global Health Summit on Fri., Oct. 11. The Summit is free for those attending and will begin at 8 a.m. on the Health Sciences Campus in Morgantown, West Virginia.

The Summit will cover emerging topics in global health and provide an opportunity to nurture connections and partnerships. Conference learning objectives include:

  • Consider more effective approaches for the utilization of limited resources - financial, work force, technology, etc. – in low-resource settings
  • Discuss the capacity for delivering social justice through healthcare
  • Build a multidisciplinary network to promote, establish, and implement collaboration in the field of Global Health
  • Participate in a dynamic forum for Global Health in the state of West Virginia

For more information and to register for the Global Health Summit visit the Summit website.