UI Global Health Club meetings and events

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Global Health & Innovation Conference

Presented by Unite For Sight, 12th Annual Conference
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Saturday, March 28 - Sunday, March 29, 2015

Unite For Sight supports eye clinics worldwide by investing human and financial resources in their social ventures to eliminate patient barriers to eye care. Unite For Sight applies best practices in eye care, public health, volunteerism, and social entrepreneurship to achieve our goal of high-quality eye care for all.

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.  Register now to secure the lowest registration rate. Interested in presenting at the conference? Submit an abstract for consideration.

Feeding the World: Challenges for Water Quality and Quantity

Old Brick Church & Community Center, 26 Market St., Iowa City
Thursday, April 9th, 2015 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

As part of the University of Iowa's "Food for Thought" semester-long schedule of activities, the Public Policy Center, in partnership with the UI Water Sustainability Initiative, is hosting a special session on the interface of food production, agriculture and water quality.  The symposium will include several speakers and panelists with diverse perspectives on the past, present and sustainable future of food production in Iowa.

The symposium “Feeding the World: Challenges for Water Quality and Quantity” will be held Thursday, April 9, 2015 at the Old Brick Church and Community Center in Iowa City.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie Gannon at (319) 335-6817 or

Past Events

UI Global Health Studies Conference (every third semester)

Global Health Studies Past Events

International Programs Past Events


Funding Opportunities
UI Global Health Studies Conference Travel Award
UI Global Health Studies Travel Award (for GHS certificate students only)
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Scholarships
UI Honors Program Scholarships & Fellowships
Kenneth J. Cmiel Funded Human Rights Internship Program
Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates (ICRU)-- Research Fellows
MHIRT (summer international internship funded by Minority Health/Heath Disparities Intl Rsrch/Training program)