Past Symposia

Here you can find information about past symposia. In addition to a complete list of all previous speakers, the section contains information about the topic, speakers, program agenda and more.

Global Health Symposium

Global Health Education: Careers & Opportunities

Saturday, February 9, 2013
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Dorrance H. Hamilton Building
Thomas Jefferson University

The conference focused on the opportunities available in the area of global health. Speakers and panelists highlighted existing programs, career opportunities, and openings for involvement. Students & DHSA learners are encouraged to participate in the poster session.

We encourage posters on any aspect of Global Health. Those with a focus on GH Education are preferred. Registration fees for presenters are the same as attendees. Posters previously presented elsewhere can be submitted for consideration as well. Please send a brief (max 250 words) abstract describing your poster submission. Abstracts are due January 25th, 2013 and may be submitted to

Supported in part by Jefferson Interdisciplinary and Inter-professional Joint Graduate Degree Project Grant Number T86HP20441 from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the organizers and the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of Health Resources and Services Administration: Department of Health and Human Services.