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

Information and Resouces

Find more global health information and opportunities for physicians in practice, residents, and students.
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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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Important Dates

ALSO®

  • Oct 7: Instructor Course
  • Oct 8: Provider Course
  • Oct 9: Global ALSO® Partner Meeting

Global Health Summit

  • Oct 9: Pre-Conference Health Equity
  • Oct 10-12: Global Health Summit

Wonca Rural Health

  • Oct 12–15
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Questions?

Alexander Ivanov
AAFP Center for Global Health Initiatives
(913) 906-6000 ext. 5123

Ashley Poole
Interprofessional Activities
(913) 906-6000 ext. 3140

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

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Questions?

Alexander Ivanov
AAFP Center for Global Health Initiatives
(913) 906-6000 ext. 5123

Ashley Poole
Interprofessional Activities
(913) 906-6000 ext. 3140