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Workshop on the Current State of Health Care Quality: Meeting 2
Date: December 18, 2017 (5:00 AM Eastern)
The second meeting of the Committee on Improving the Quality of Health Care Globally.
Urbanization and Slums: New Transmission Pathways of Infectious Diseases in the Built Environment—A Workshop
Date: December 12, 2017 - December 13, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
A 1.5 day workshop to examine new transmission pathways in the urban built environment that affect human health, starting with the current state of science on microbial communities to bridging the drivers and interventions.
Improving Health Professional Education and Practice through Technology: A Workshop
Date: November 16, 2017 - November 17, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to gaps--within and across the continuum of health professional education--that impede progress toward the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's (IHI) expanded triple aim1 that includes better care for the caretakers themselves.
Exploring Partnership Governance in Global Health: A Workshop
Date: October 26, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will be appointed to plan a 1-day public workshop to explore the governance of partnerships and the role governance plays in their decision-making structures. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.
Learning from Ebola and the Future U.S. Role in Global Health: A Symposium
Date: October 18, 2017 (2:00 PM Eastern)
The National Academies of Medicine, the Association of Schools and Programs for Public Health, and Emory University are hosting a global health symposium to discuss recently released National Academies’ reports and experiences in the Atlanta region during the 2014 Ebola outbreak. Following presentations, a panel of global health experts will discuss the current state of U.S. investments in global health and implications for the future.
Meeting 1: Committee on Improving Quality of Health Care Globally
Date: October 18, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
Introduction to quality metrics and quality improvement efforts globally
The Neurocognitive and Psychosocial Impacts of Violence: A Workshop
Date: July 31, 2017 - August 1, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Forum on Global Violence Prevention will hold a two-day public workshop on the science surrounding the impacts of exposure to violence and trauma on both neurocognitive and psychosocial outcomes with a strong focus on exposure in childhood, and other aspects such as refugee health and/or PTSD in returning combatants.
Combating Antimicrobial Resistance: A One Health Approach to a Global Threat—A Workshop
Date: June 20, 2017 - June 21, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
A two-day workshop to examine key areas in human, animal, and environmental health that contribute to the emergence and spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).
Report Launch: "Global Health and the Future Role of the United States"
Date: May 15, 2017 (11:00 AM Eastern)
Report Launch: "Global Health & Future U.S."
Using Technology to Advance Global Health: A Workshop
Date: May 11, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will be appointed to plan a 1-day public workshop to examine the use of technology to advance global and national health priorities in low- and middle-income countries. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.