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Global Health Showcasing and Networking Event: Tuesday 20th September 2022, 12.30pm to 4pm

Global Health Showcasing and Networking Event

12:30 am

Playfair Library Hall, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

An opportunity to meet fellow global health researchers, learn about new projects, talk about your own research and help shape the direction of global health research.

This free half-day face-to-face event will consist of a mixture of presentations, opportunities to network, a panel event and opportunities for feedback.

Research groups will showcase their projects situated in the alcoves within the Playfair Library.

Lunch (12.30-13.00) and afternoon tea and coffee will be provided.


Presentations will start at 13.00 with keynote speaker Prof Devi Sridhar.

Other confirmed speakers include: Dr Lindsay Jaacks, Dr Chelsea Morroni, Dr Helen Stagg, Ifeanyi Omah, Prof Harry Campbell (RESPIRE) and Dr Guyo Roba (Jameel Observatory).

The event will close with an panel discussion hosted by Prof James Smith on how to build on Edinburgh’s strengths in global health research and galvanise resources for more interdiscliplinary cross-College collaborations.

Due to restrictions currently in place, capacity to attend in person is limited to 150 people. A waiting list will be place, so please register your interest.