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The Skoll World Forum

Apr 06, 2022—Apr 08, 2022


The 2022 Skoll World Forum is an all-virtual event designed for learning, connection, and taking action for those dedicated to social progress. The Forum is free and open to everyone. Please register by April 4 to join us online April 6–8 for Skoll-curated plenaries and sessions. The Center for Global Health Innovation will be hosting a webinar at the Skoll World Forum on April 8.…

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Georgia Genomics Legislative Briefing

Dec 13, 2021 10:00AM

Join the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) along with Georgia Bio on Monday, December 13th for a legislative briefing on genomics medicine, research, and patient opportunities. Genomic technologies create powerful tools that have the potential to diagnose, treat, and permanently subdue many human diseases. Gene therapy, gene editing, CRISPR, are just some of the terms streaming…

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Hack4Equity: Health Equity for Georgia’s Black Mothers

Sep 24, 2021—Sep 26, 2021

There is a maternal health crisis in the U.S. Maternal mortality rates in the U.S. have significantly increased over the last 25 years, jumping 50% between 1987 and 2013.1 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly 700 women die in the United States every year as a result of complications due to…

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Bill Foege Global Health Awards

Sep 23, 2021

ABOUT THE EVENT  MAP International presents the Bill Foege Global Health Awards to recognize people and organizations whose contributions to the progress of global health measure substantially. Leaders in the global health community consider Dr. Bill Foege as a folk hero in the global health community, crediting him as “the man most responsible for eradicating…

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Leveraging NIAAA SBIR/STTR Funding to Accelerate Innovative Solutions to Overcome Alcohol Use Disorder and Alcohol-Related Health Complications

Aug 11, 2021 2:30PM

Join the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at 2:30 p.m. ET for the second webinar as part of the 2021 NIH-BIO Summer Series to assist researchers with their application for potential small business research funding to…

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The Georgia Intellectual Property Alliance: Patent/IP Waivers and Compulsory Licenses in Light of COVID-19 from Perspectives of the Law in the US, EU, India and South Africa

Jun 09, 2021 12:00PM—1:30PM

Patent/IP Waivers and Compulsory Licenses in Light of COVID-19 from Perspectives of the Law in the US, EU, India and South Africa – A FREE VIRTUAL EVENT As the world struggles with COVID-19, intellectual property (IP) is a significant topic.  GIPA is pleased to provide information, and opportunity for discussion, regarding possible waivers of IP rights, compulsory licenses,…

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The Future of Global Health Diplomacy

May 13, 2021 12:00PM—1:00PM

Women comprise the majority of the global health workforce, but women in leadership at global health institutions are still in the minority. Please join Women in Global Health – Georgia, USA, for a panel event to hear from three accomplished female global health leaders as they share their own experiences building a distinguished career in…

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The Digital MedTech Conference

May 06, 2021 11:00AM—5:00PM

Presented by AdvaMed | Members receive 10% off using the code SPO10 About the Conference The Digital MedTech Conference gathers the digital health community for an exploration of the evolving digital medtech landscape and the trends impacting the industry. What can you expect at the 2021 conference? Robust programming. As the digital health industry continues to grow,…

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Spring 2021 NANOFANS Webinar Series: “Nanotechnology in Vaccine Delivery”

May 05, 2021 11:00AM—May 26, 2021 12:00PM

The focus of these events will be “Nanotechnology in Vaccine Delivery.” Vaccination is one of the most important medical interventions that helped to eradicate numerous diseases. The critical aspect of vaccination is the ability to deliver the vaccine in a proper manner to evoke robust immune response. Nanotechnology has enabled an efficient formulation of vaccine delivery systems…

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