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NUGHI, Northeastern's first undergraduate global health conference was held Fall 2018

Over 200 undergraduates attended the two-day event and connected with 2 keynote speakers, 35 workshop leaders, 15 clubs and co-op employers, and each other. 

Click on the images to see photo galleries from each event!

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Join us on Friday, October 19th at 3:30 for Dr. Hotez's keynote address on neglected tropical diseases.

Founding Dean and Chair at Baylor College of Medicine National Institute for Tropical Medicine

Join us on Saturday, October 20th at 9:30 for Dr. Cusack's keynote address on his experiences in global surgery.

Associate Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Global Surgery Initiative

SESSION LEADERS

MR. MAX ANTMAN

Senior Campaign Associate with the United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets Campaign

Workshop:

Student Leadership and Advocacy in Global Health

SCHEDULE

Friday 10/19/2018

 

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: 
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm: 
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm: 
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm:

 

 
 

8:00 am - 9:00 am:
9:00 am - 9:30 am:
9:30 am - 10:30 am:
10:45 am - 12:15 pm:
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm:

 

Registration
Opening Remarks
Keynote Address: Dr. Peter Hotez
Dinner Reception

 

 

Breakfast Reception
Opening Remarks
Keynote Address: Dr. James Cusack

Workshop Session 1
Lunch
Workshop Session 2
Global Health Games!
Closing Remarks

Saturday 10/20/2018

ISEC @ NEU

Join us at the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Center (ISEC) at Northeastern on October 19th and 20th!

Register today to get your spot!

Meet The Team

Kritika Singh

Director, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Bioengineering '20

Founder and CEO, Malaria Free World

Hugh Shirley

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Biochemistry '19

Francesca Giorgianni

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

International Affairs '21

Stephanie Stumbur

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Health Sciences '21

Adriell Louis

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Behavioral Neuroscience '20

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