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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.
Report Release: Integrating Clinical Research Into Epidemic Response: The Ebola Experience
Date: April 12, 2017 (11:00 AM Eastern)
Report Release: Integrating Clinical Research Into Epidemic Response: The Ebola ExperienceOutbreak
Exploring a Business Case for High-Value Continuing Professional Development: A Workshop
Date: April 6, 2017 - April 7, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a 1.5-day, interactive public workshop exploring a business case for high-value continuing professional development of health professionals.
Workshop on Building Communication Capacity to Counter Infectious Disease Threats
Date: December 13, 2016 - December 14, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Building communication capacity is critical for the preparedness, detection and response to infectious disease threats. The International Health Regulations (IHR) establish risk communication as a core capacity that member states must fulfill to strengthen the fight against these threats.
Meeting 2: Committee on Global Health and the Future of the United States
Date: December 6, 2016 (10:00 AM Eastern)
Discuss the landscape of global health and the opportunities in the next 4 to 8 years.
Effective Public Policy Solutions for Global Violence Prevention: A Workshop
Date: December 1, 2016 - December 2, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On December 1-2, 2016, the Forum on Global Violence Prevention will hold a two-day workshop to illuminate and explore the ways in which violence prevention practitioners can best share their findings and evidence-base with policymakers for the production of effective and impactful policy approaches to violence prevention. This will include an exploration of policymakers' goals and needs and the ways in which violence prevention experts can best communicate their findings to policymakers, as well as an exploration of lessons learned from around the world in this context. The workshop will explore crosscutting approaches to violence prevention and will cover multiple forms of violence across the life-course (such as child maltreatment and violence against children, violence against women, self-directed violence, interpersonal violence, youth violence, and the relationship between alcohol and violence, etc.).
Engaging the Private Sector and Developing Partnerships to Advance Health and the Sustainable Development Goals- Workshop Series (Part II)
Date: October 27, 2016 - October 28, 2016 (8:00 AM GMT+1)
The PPP Forum will build on the content and discussions from the June 23-24 workshop, Engaging the Private Sector and Developing Partnerships to Advance Health and the SDGs, with a complementary part II workshop on October 27-28, 2016, focused on the implementation of partnerships at the country level and metrics for evaluating partnership impacts and progress on the SDGs.