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Midwest Regional Conference

Midwest Regional Global Health Conference

UK is proud to be the founding host, and continuing co-sponsor, of the Midwest Regional Global Health Conference. Along with our past co-sponsors Marshall University, University of Cincinnati and the University of Louisville, we are thrilled to welcome the participation of the Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, West Virginia University, Wright State University and Cincinnati Childrens Hospital for the 2018 Conference, held at the University of Cincinnati. Planning is currently underway for the next conference - check back for more details.

 

Past Conferences

2018: "Global Health: Emerging Issues in the One Health Movement - Interdisciplinary Approaches"

The 2018 Midwest Global Health Conference was held on February 24 at the University of Cincinnati's beautiful Medical Sciences Building. The focus was the One Health movement, "a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of health care for humans, animals and the environment." In addition to excellent speakers and group sessions, students competed in essay, photo, and poster contests.