Around Duke and in the Triangle

  • February 3-9, 2020: Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention & Education (S.H.A.P.E.) Week, Various locations at Duke University. S.H.A.P.E. Week is brought to you by the collaboration of multiple groups and departments on campus committed to ending sexual assault in the Duke community. This week of events is scheduled for February 3-9, 2020 and will be highlighted with intervention workshops, trainings, forums, resources, and other activities that collectively aim to address problem areas within Duke’s social culture and amplify the conversation about these issues. 
    • February 9, 2020: S.H.A.P.E. Week’s Keynote Speaker, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Page Auditorium, Our keynote speaker will be the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and human rights activist Nadia Murad. This event will spotlight the achievements of Nadia’s Initiative, her global non-profit organization that rebuilds communities in crisis and advocates for survivors of sexual violence. 

  • February 13, 2020: Victor J. Dzau Distinguished Lecture in Global Health, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm, Great Hall, Trent Semans Center for Health Education. Join to hear Timothy Evans, D. Phil, MD, as he discusses his work on global health equity and strengthening healthcare systems delivery. Please register here by Monday, February 10 to attend.
  • Stay tuned for future dates for the Spring Session of the Reproductive Health in Africa Speaker Series!

National and International

  • March 8-11, 2020, Hynes Convention Center. Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections. The annual CROI brings together top basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest studies, important developments, and best research methods in the ongoing battle against HIV/AIDS and related infectious diseases. Register by February 12, 2020.
  • March 23-27, 2020, Barcelona, Spain. International Papillomavirus Conference. This IPVS meeting will focus on “Science and Education for Action against HPV.”
  • April 18-20, 2020, Washington DC. Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health. Over 1800 scientists, students and implementers from academia, NGOs, government and the private sector will present, learn and collaborate to address some of the pressing challenges our world faces, including Non-Communicable and Communicable Diseases, Strengthening Health Systems, and Addressing the Social Determinants of Health.
  • April 22-25, 2020, The Washington Marriot Wardman Park, Washington, DC. Population Association of America’s Annual Meeting.  The annual PAA is a premier conference of demographers and social and health scientists from the United States and abroad, presenting their research on topics ranging from migration to sexual reproductive health to race and gender issues.
  • July 6-10, 2020, San Francisco and Oakland, California. 23rd International AIDS Conference. Annual meeting where HIV scientists, leaders, policy-makers, researchers, and advocates present sessions on the most pressing topics concerning HIV, ranging from HIV service delivery for internally displaced people and migrants to ethics in HIV care.