27-28 November
Hutton Theatre | Otago Museum | Dunedin

The OGHI conference provides an opportunity to meet researchers working across diverse disciplines in global health, and to:

  • discuss projects they have been working on, and
  • foster new collaborative efforts.

The 2018 conference theme is Sustainable Development in Global Health and organisers are delighted to announce Professor Ken Brown as the keynote speaker who will present the McKinlay Oration: Assessment and control of vitamin and mineral deficiencies globally: generating better data for more coherent public health programs.

Professor Ken Brown is a global expert on the epidemiology, treatment, and prevention of childhood malnutrition in lower-income countries.

Prof Brown is a Senior Fellow at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Distinguished Professor Emeritus at University of California, Davis, having previously served as the Africa Regional Advisor for Nutrition and Child Survival for Helen Keller International. Prof Brown has co-authored over 300 peer-reviewed publications.

Registrations and abstract submissions are now open - visit the website for more.

The 2018 OGHI Conference will dovetail with the 2018 Pacific International Health Symposium (PIHS) 29–30 November, and the Australasian Society of Infectious Diseases NZ (ASID) Conference 29 November–1 December.

 

Date: 
27 November 2018