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.

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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.

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

SESSION LEADERS

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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

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Kritika Singh

Director, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Bioengineering '20

Founder and CEO, Malaria Free World

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Hugh Shirley

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Biochemistry '19

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Francesca Giorgianni

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

International Affairs '21

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Stephanie Stumbur

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Health Sciences '21

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Adriell Louis

Steering Committee, Northeastern University Global Health Initiative

Behavioral Neuroscience '20

SPONSORS

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