Meetings

  • Understanding and Responding to Global Health Security Risks from Microbial Threats in the Arctic: A Workshop Date: November 6, 2019 - November 7, 2019 (12:00 AM GMT+2)

    This workshop will bring together an international, interdisciplinary group of experts to explore what is known, and what critical knowledge gaps remain, regarding existing and possible future risks of harmful infectious agents emerging from thawing Arctic environments
  • Educating Health Professionals to Address the Social Determinants of Mental Health: A Workshop Date: November 14, 2019 - November 15, 2019 (9:00 AM Eastern)

    A planning committee will plan and conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to explore how health professions education and practice organizations and programs, are currently addressing social determinants that contribute to mental health disparities across the lifespan. The workshop will also set the stage for discussions on how disparities can affect the mental health and well-being of patients, families, communities, and care providers across the learning continuum. The planning committee will develop a workshop agenda, select and invite speakers and discussants, and moderate the discussions. Following the workshop, a proceedings of the presentations and discussions at the workshop will be prepared by a designated rapporteur in accordance with institutional guidelines.