You are invited to join the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and their partners for the 7th Annual Summer Institute Conference on Health and Migration, June 25-29 in Los Angeles, CA. This event is a five-day course that offers researchers, faculty, graduate students and professionals working with migrant communities around the world, a unique opportunity to learn about different health issues that affect mobile populations.
Through a combination of lectures and workshops, experts will present on the relationship between migration and global health, offering public health, public policy, and social science perspectives. Presenters include representatives from the World Health Organization, the International Organization for Migration, the European Union, the Secretariats of Health and Foreign Affairs of Mexico, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and several respected professors from Universities in Spain, Mexico, Peru and the United States.
The organization of the 7th Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health is a joint effort of the Health Initiative of the Americas –a program of UC Berkeley’s School of Public Health-, the UC Global Health Institute through its Center of Expertise on Migration and Health, and the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research.
Participants will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the event.
Read the 2011 Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health report.