We are excited to announce a call for abstracts for the Geneva Health Forum conference, scheduled from May 27 to 29, 2024, in Geneva, Switzerland. We invite individuals and organizations alike to contribute their invaluable experiences to this essential event.
Presentations can take the form of a 15-minute oral presentation or a poster presentation. We are eager to hear about projects, practices, and research conducted in the field that can further our collective understanding of global health challenges and solution pathways.
The call for abstracts is open from October 1 to January 15, 2024. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a transformative dialogue and action-oriented event that can shape the future of global health.
Notifications of abstract acceptance will be communicated on February 29.
The program will be available online on March 1.
Conference registrations can be made online starting from March 1.
The World Health Assembly (WHA), the paramount decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), represents a unique moment when health ministers from across the globe convene to define global health strategies. From May 27 to 29, 2024, the Geneva Health Forum Conference will take place alongside the World Health Assembly. As the WHA convenes a political audience, the GHF Conference provides a unique platform conveying the perspectives of scientists, medical practitioners and field actors on the main challenges and opportunities for global health.
True to its mission , the GHF Conference will:
The Geneva Health Forum conference is more than a mere platform for discussion; it is a catalyst for action. Participants will have the opportunity to:
Delve into the intricacies of global health issues, share scientific evidence and lobby for action.
Meet and connect with key players in the field, building networks and collaborations that can drive impactful change.
Actively participate in influencing ongoing debates and contributing to the development of innovative initiatives.
Established in 2006 by the University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG) and the University of Geneva (UNIGE), the Geneva Health Forum (GHF) is a Swiss not-for-profit initiative that brings together a diverse range of stakeholders to discuss and address global health challenges.
The GHF plays a pivotal role in the global health landscape, as a neutral and inclusive platform, fostering dialogue and collaboration among key players in the field, including policymakers, representatives from academia, civil society, and the private sector.
Its core mission is to facilitate constructive dialogue among these global health actors, which, in turn, contributes to the improvement of health policies and access to care worldwide. The Geneva Health Forum proudly collaborates with some of the most prominent international organizations based in Geneva.