Around Duke and in the Triangle

  • Duke Votes Party at the Polls, October 17, 4-7:00pm Bryan Center Plaza
    Kick off early voting at Duke with your fellow Blue Devils.  Voting and onsite voter registration will be available at the Bryan Center from October 17 to November 3.
  • Stories from Africa: Financing for Health in Sub-Saharan Africa, October 18, 12:00-1:30, Perkins 217, Duke University
    This panel of policy makers and researchers across Duke will discuss how future health challenges in sub-Saharan Africa will be met in the current and future funding environment. Lunch will be served.
  • Africa, a Time for Sustained Optimism?: October 23, 5:30, Rubenstein Library Holstein Family Assembly Room 153
    Listen to former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga for a discussion of impact of the economic change and hopes for sustainable development in Africa.
  • 2018 Global Health Research Showcase November 5, 5:00-7:00, Trent Siemens Great Hall
    Students from all academic levels will present posters on their DGHI fieldwork and research projects. The 2018 Global Health Photo Contest winners will also be announced.

In the US

  • APHA Annual ConferenceNovember 10 – 14, 2018, San Diego, CA
    APHA’s Annual Meeting and Expo is the largest annual gathering of public health professionals. More than 12,000 people attend, and thousands of new abstracts are presented each year, making APHA 2018 the most influential meeting in public health.
  • Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, March 4-7, 2019, Seattle, Washington
    The annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (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.
  • Consortium of Universities in Global Health, March 8-10, 2019, Chicago, Illinois
    Join the annual meeting for the Consortium of Universities in Global Health.  Abstract submission and award nominations now open!


  • FIGO World Congress, October 14-19, 2018 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    The FIGO world congress is the largest congress on maternal and infant health bringing together obstetricians, gynecologists, and related health professionals from around the world.
  • Women Leaders in Global Health, November 8-9, London, England
    This conference will highlight emerging and established women leaders in global health. Women Leaders in Global Health was founded with the vision of having an event that would bring women and men together from across the world to discuss and actively work in pursuit of gender equality in global health leadership.
  • AORTIC: Cancer in Africa, November 7 – 10, 2018, Kigali, Rwanda
    The AORTIC conference provides a unique platform to bring together leading African and international health care professionals to meet and discuss cancer-related matters and proffer solutions to significantly reduce the impact of cancer in Africa and the world.
  • International Conference on Family Planning, November 12-15, 2018 Kigali, Rwanda
    ICFP brings together the family planning community to share best practices, celebrate successes, and chart a course forward.
  • EUROGIN, December 2-5, Lisbon, Portugal
    European Research Organization on Genital Infection and Neoplasia’s annual conference, with the theme: From Control to Elimination of HPV-Induced Cancers.  Abstract submission is open.
  • Women Deliver, June 2-6, 2019, Vancouver, Canada
    Women Deliver is the world’s largest conference on gender equality, and the health, rights and wellbeing of women and girls.