Seventh Annual CUGH Conference
Satellite Events | Empowering & Connecting Students towards Sustainable Global Health

Friday April 8th, 2016
Hilton Union Square Hotel in San Francisco
Room: Continental 4

Reception follows the Satellite (4:00pm – 6:00pm)

Continental 4 (room)
Hilton San Francisco Union Square
333 O'Farrell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

Registration is free but required (separate from the registration for the 2016 CUGH Conference sessions of April 9 - 11, 2016).

Space is limited!

This one day student-led Satellite Session will focus on honing skills that enable collaboration across various global health disciplines. Participants will have the opportunity to develop a peer network of diverse trainees from a variety of disciplines who share a passion for global health. 

The session will feature leaders in the field and engage participants with experts and each other to explore real world global health problems. The session will offer skill-building breakout sessions in advocacy, networking, professionalism, sustainability, and more. This Satellite Session is co-produced by the UC Global Health Institute and the CUGH Trainee Advisory Committee.  Registration for this event and breakout sessions is free, but required.

Please check here for the latest, up-to-date information on this Satellite Session. 

9:00 am Registration & Refreshments
10:00 am Introductory Remarks & Opening Speakers
11:00 am Icebreaker
11:30 am Panel
12:15 pm Networking Lunch
1:15 pm 15 Minute Break
1:30 pm 5 Breakout Sessions
2:30 pm 15 Minute Break
2:45 pm 5 Breakout Sessions
3:45 pm Concluding Remarks by Students
4:00 pm Networking Reception

Space for each breakout is limited. 
You will choose your breakout session on the Eventbrite registration.

1st Session (1:30pm – 2:30 pm):
• Advocacy
• Communication & Leadership Style
• Cultural Competency
• Professionalism
• Sustainability

2nd Session (2:45 pm – 3:45 pm):
• Gender Inequity
• Global Mental Health
• Refugee Health
• Technology & Global Health
• Violence / Gun Control


Please click here for the latest, up-to-date information on all 10 breakout sessions. 

Student Planning Committee Members:
• Kersti Bellardi, UCSF
• Jill Hagey, UCSF
• Lyolya Hovhannisyan, UCSF
• Emma Jackson, UCSD
• Abraar Karan, UCLA & CUGH TAC
• Nassim Lemseffer, UCSC
• Natasha Mehta, UCSF
• Uche Okoyo, UCB
• Michelle Byrne, University of Loyolya Chicago, CUGH TAC
• Julie Hébert, University of Montreal, CUGH TAC
• Mary Kate LoPiccolo, University of Vermont, CUGH TAC
• Tu Tran, Duke University, CUGH TAC

Faculty Co-Mentors:
• Madhavi Dandu, UCSF
• Traci Wells, UCLA
• Jessica Evert, UCSF
• Brandon Brown, UC Riverside
• Jennifer Dunn, UC Hastings College of the Law

Administrative Staff:
• Eleazar Gutierrez, CUGH Secretariat, Education Assistant
• Catherine Lee, UC Global Health Institute, Program Manager
• Amy Penn, UC Global Health Institute, Program Analyst