Global Health Academy

Upcoming Global Health Academy Events

Below is a list of all Global Health Academy Events internal and external

Mitigating Emerging Infection: Challenges for Public Security & Justice

This workshop will bring together early career researchers from the UK and Mexico who are interested in emerging infectious diseases and infectious threats to global health.

Global Palliative Care Day: Leadership and Universal Health Coverage

The University of Edinburgh, Global Health Academy and Cairdeas International Palliative Care Trust invite you to a global palliative care day on Tuesday September 19th 2017 in partnership with the European Association of Palliative Care (EAPC) Primary Care Reference Group.

Zambia lecture: Princess Kasune Zule

Princess Kasune will speak about courage, compassion and her experiences of living with HIV in Zambia. Princess is author of the book, Warrior Princess: Fighting for Life with Courage and Hope.

Barefoot Therapists: What can we learn from lay-providers of psychosocial interventions in low-resource settings

A global mental health seminar hosted by the University of Edinburgh Global Mental Health Academic Network

Sharing knowledge between low-and high- income contexts: Capacity Building for Global Mental Health

A global mental health seminar at the University of Edinburgh hosted by the University of Edinburgh Global Mental Health Academic Network

Untangling resilience to depression

A Global Health Academy and Edinburgh Neurosience event for World Health Day

Launch Workshop of the University of Edinburgh Global Mental Health Network February 27th 2017

Are you doing research in the area of global mental health? Do you wish to develop new research in this area?

Sport, Mental Health and Dementia

An Academy of Sport, Scottish Football Museum and Global Health Academy seminar on sports, mental health and dementia

From Pioneer to Partner: Celebrating 175 years of Medical Missions

A Christian historical perspective on the transformation of global communities and the shift in medical mission as it responds to global health needs. November 8th 2016

Palliative care: a global priority. Perspectives on integration and health systems strengthening

The University of Edinburgh and Cairdeas International Palliative Care Trust invite you to a global palliative care day.

Zambia UK Health partnerships: Joint working

Partnerships can help improve access and delivery of healthcare. Join us at the Zambia UK Health Workforce Alliance (ZUKHWA) Autumn Conference in London on October 19th 2016.

tedX - Compassion and Courage

TedX University of Edinburgh in collaboration with the Compassion Initiative at the Global Health Academy, University of Edinburgh, will be curating an informal and informational evening to spark ideas and share experiences around what it means to be human and how we foster connection.

The (In)Security of Global Health

May 10th 2016 - The overarching focus of this seminar is on whether and how the current public health security interventions being adopted can inadvertently lead to other negative impacts in society and whether with disease crossing borders there are alternative ways of responding.

New Perspectives on Compassion: Stanford University and the University of Edinburgh, Global Health Academy

March 16th 2016 @13:00pm EST - Join CCARE and the University of Edinburgh for a half-day mini-conference exploring the frontiers of compassion research. Scholars from the two institutions will provide short presentations of new work on a variety of perspectives on compassion, including neuroscience, health care, psychology and business.

Photo-Voice Exhibition: The lived realities of asylum seekers and refugees in Scotland

March 23rd 2016 @18:00pm - An exhibition of photographs that showcases the lived realities of asylum seekers and refugees in Scotland who also live with HIV.