AAFP Global Health Summit

Make Your Impact More Sustainable

Whether you're exploring opportunities to engage in global health, preparing for your overseas experience, or seeking to broaden your clinical knowledge about global health concerns, the AAFP Global Health Summit (formerly the Family Medicine Global Health Workshop) is the place to network, learn, and train with current and aspiring global health advocates.

  • Match your experience and skills with global health needs.
  • Prepare to serve as a family medicine consultant
  • Learn how to organize and conduct a global health consultation
  • Evaluate the practical management of chronic diseases in resource-constrained settings
  • Advise and train students, residents and physicians for global health endeavors
  • Promote family medicine faculty development
  • Explore opportunities to think on a global scale in a local setting

Global Health Summit Programming

Check out what we've got in store for you! Workshops, posters and general session descriptions and schedules are now available!


2019 AAFP Global Health Summit Schedule

Start planning your on-site schedule! See which workshops are scheduled for each day and use the online planner to build your personalized schedule.
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On-site Information

Are you ready to attend the summit? Get settled quickly with our on-site information.  
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Help Your Colleagues Abroad Attend the Next Workshop

Contribute to the Global Health Summit Scholarship to help provide opportunities for physicians abroad to experience the Workshop.
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Global Health Resouces

Find more global health information and opportunities for physicians in practice, residents, and students.
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Join Us!

2019 Global Health Summit 
October 9 - 12
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM 87102 

Important Dates

Global Health Summit

Wonca Rural Health

  • Oct 12–15
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Questions?

Alexander Ivanov
AAFP Center for Global Health Initiatives
(913) 906-6203

Ashley Poole
Interprofessional Activities
(913) 906-6245

Support for the AAFP Global Health Summit is made possible by a grant from the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation.


Want More Education?

Expand your global health knowledge and stay for Wonca World Rural Health Conference (WWRHC).

Discount available to those attending both meetings. Register for the Global Health Summit and you will be provided a discount code for when registering for WWRHC.


This Live activity, AAFP Global Health Summit, with a beginning date of 10/09/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 23.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Live activity for a maximum of 23.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

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Questions?

Alexander Ivanov
AAFP Center for Global Health Initiatives
(913) 906-6203

Ashley Poole
Interprofessional Activities
(913) 906-6245