ANNOUNCING SYPN TRAVEL BURSARIES FOR CCGH AND GHSYPs Summit

The CCGHR will be offering travel bursaries to attend the Canadian Conference on Global Health(CCGH) and the 5th Global Health Students and Young Professionals Summit (GHSYPs Summit). Please find the bursary eligibility criteria and application process here: http://www.ccghr.ca/announcing-sypn-travel-bursaries-ccgh-ghsyps/   Application deadline: September 15, 2018 at 11:59 pm EST.

Conference Theme Objectives

The 5th iteration of the GHSYPs Summit seeks to foster a transformative learning environment by encouraging attendees in becoming critical, reflective and lifelong learners. The theme of this summit, The Challenge of Change, aims to explore and evaluate change at the individual, organizational, and systemic levels. As such, the aim of the GHSYPs Summit is three-fold: …

Challenging Crusty Conference Conventions: Youth Disrupt Global Health Education

December 5, 2017 Emily Kocsis, Palki Bhatt, Afnan Naeem & Sarah Ibrahim We’ve all heard of the movers and the shakers of the business world, the visionary companies that disrupt a market and effect profound change: Uber, Netflix, AirBnB….the list goes on. While the headlines largely focus around the products and services we consume on …