Noncommunicable Diseases: Affecting and Affected by COVID-19

Organized by NCD Alliance Noncommunicable Diseases: Affecting and Affected by COVID-19 March 25, 2021 RSVP “Noncommunicable Diseases: Affecting and Affected by COVID-19” is part of the series of Independent Panel town hall “Exchange” meetings, which are aimed at hearing from people working on the frontlines of the pandemic. During this Exchange, the Independent Panel will…

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School Health in Latin America: Intersectoral NCD Prevention and Management

Organized by NCD Child, Healthy Latin America Coalition, and American Heart Association School Health in Latin America: Intersectoral NCD Prevention and Management December 14-15, 2020 RSVP School Health in Latin America: Intersectoral NCD Prevention and Management DAY 1 – Advocating for the prevention of NCDs through a whole-school approach December 14, 11 AM – 12:40…

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Session 5: Tackling Cardiovascular Diseases in the Young

Organized by CORE Group NCD Interest Group Session 5: Tackling Cardiovascular Diseases in the Young November 20, 2020 RSVP Tackling Cardiovascular Diseases in the Young Join us in this webinar where you will hear from leading authorities in heart health children and the young and hear about developments in the political landscape as well as…

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Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) in Children and Adolescents in the Context of COVID-19

Organized by SickKids Centre for Global Child Health Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) in Children and Adolescents in the Context of COVID-19 November 17, 2020 RSVP Hosted by the SickKids Centre for Global Child Health, the Global Leadership Series is designed to cultivate discussion on topical and timely global child health issues. Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Agenda:…

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GHC statement on follow-up to the high-level meetings at 73rd World Health Assembly

Global Health Council was unable to submit statements on all (or some) official agenda items. Global Health Council in collaboration with Living Goods, Women in Global Health, The Hunger Project, and Partners In Health note the following: We are pleased with the Board’s recognition of the report on universal health coverage (UHC) and its commitment…

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Session 4: Mental Health in a Time of Crisis

Organized by CORE Group Session 4: Mental Health in a Time of Crisis October 21, 2020 RSVP WEBINAR SERIES: Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are responsible for over 41 million deaths worldwide each year with 85% of these deaths occurring in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). In 2011, the campaign for the prevention and control of NCDs…

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NCD Hard Talks: Biggest Burden, Where’s the Money?

Organized by WHO NCD Hard Talks: Biggest Burden, Where’s the Money? September 16, 2020 RSVP   Are you hosting an event soon? Share your event with us by emailing events@globalhealth.org. And, stay up-to-date with the news from the global health community by signing up for our monthly newsletter.

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Non-Communicable Diseases and Injuries: Closing the Gap for the Poorest Billion

Organized by The Lancet NCDI Poverty Commission Non-Communicable Diseases and Injuries: Closing the Gap for the Poorest Billion September 15, 2020 RSVP The Lancet Commission on Reframing NCDs and Injuries for the Poorest Billion (Lancet NCDI Poverty Commission) is pleased to invite you to a global virtual event that aims to launch the Commission’s report…

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Noncommunicable Diseases and the Decade of Action

Organized by CORE Group Noncommunicable Diseases and the Decade of Action June 9, 2020 RSVP The first session in our noncommunicable disease webinar series will focus on highlighting and understanding the progress we have made in addressing NCDs in the past decade which saw three United Nations High-Level Meetings on noncommunicable diseases. This progress will…

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