9th Annual CUGH Conference
Health Disparities:​​
A Time for Action 

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Sessions Include...

Featured Speakers...

  • Disparities in Aging: A Prescription for Action

  • The War on Women

  • Why Disparities Prevail and What We Can Do About Them

  • Annual Canada Gairdner Global Health Awardee Lecture

  • Strengthening Governance and Public Health Institutions

  • Technology in the Service of Humanity: Can It Enable Reaching
    Those Left Behind


  • Combatting Climate Change and Environmental Degradation

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  • Mary Bassett, Commissioner, New York City Department
    of Health and Mental Hygiene, USA (invited)

  • Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor,
    University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

  • Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, USA

  • Tedros Ghegreyesus, Director-General, World Health
    Organization, Switzerland (invited)

  • Luis-Miguel Guitierrez, Director General , Instituto Nacional
    de Geriatria, Mexico

  • Richard Horton, Editor, The Lancet, UK

  • Natalia Kanem, Deputy Executive Director, United Nations Population Fund, USA