July 19, 2016

Call for Abstracts: 2017 Global Health and Innovation Conference

The world's leading and largest global health and social entrepreneurship conference, Unite for Sight Global Health & Innovation Conference, is currently accepting abstracts for oral and poster presentations for the 14th Annual Meetings to be held at Yale University April 22-23, 2017.  Each year, this thought-leading conference convenes more than 2,000 students, leaders, change makers, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.

Among the presentations and workshops, the conference will include special sessions on:

  • Design Thinking
  • Education
  • Environment, Energy, and Agriculture
  • Film, Photography, Art & Global Health
  • Healthcare Delivery Models
  • Health Policy & Advocacy
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Mental Health
  • Non-Communicable Diseases
  • Patient-centered Initiatives
  • Social Enterprises
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Social Media, Communications, and Marketing
  • Surgery & Global Health
  • Technology in Global Health

Abstracts are currently being accepted:

for research presentations, program presentations, and for the social impact pitch presentations, including submissions for the $10,000 and $5,000 GHIC Innovation Prize. The first abstract deadline is August 31. For those submitting a research or program abstract, September 30 is the final deadline.


by July 31 for a highly reduced registration rate (50% lower than full rate).

More information:

can be found at: http://www.uniteforsight.org/conference.