Past Events

  • 15th International Conference on E-Health Networking, Application & Services

    October 9, 2013 to October 12, 2013
    This conference aims at bringing together interested parties from around the world working in the health care field to exchange ideas, to discuss innovative and emerging solutions, and to develop collaborations. eHealth is defined as the cost-effective and secure use of information and communications technologies in support of health and the related fields, including health...

  • Webinar: Finding, Ranking, and Segmenting Scientific Expertise

    October 9, 2013
    On October 9, 2013 from 12 – 1 pm EDT, the Global Health Knowledge Collaborative will hold a webinar focused on tracking and measuring influence in scientific communities. “Finding, Ranking, and Segmenting Scientific Expertise” is part of a series of lunchtime webinars held by GHKC. Ryan Peeler of Lnx Research ( will present an overview of how large-scale social network analytics works. Lnx Research measures influence in scientific and research communities through social network analysis. Pharma, biotech, and medical device companies use Lnx Research analytics to...

  • 8th Health Informatics in Africa Conference - HELINA 2013

    October 7, 2013 to October 8, 2013
    HELINA is the Africa Region of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA). Theme: Evidence Based Informatics for e-Health in Africa. Possible Sub-themes:  National e-health strategies, policies and architectures; Local, regional and national level of healthcare management; Management within a health facility (hospital, health center); Patient care in home, primary healthcare and hospital settings; Health programs and specialized care (maternal and child health, mental health, HIV/AIDS, etc.); Empowering communities, community health information systems, community participation;...

  • 6th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Apps, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Medicine, Health, and Biomedical Research

    September 23, 2013 to September 24, 2013
    A unique mix of traditional academic/research, practice and business presentations, keynote presentations, and panel discussions to discuss emerging technologies in international health and medicine, with an emphasis on Internet-based, social media, and mobile technologies. Collaborators: Oxford University and eHealth Unit at the University College London.

  • Webinar: Monitoring and Evaluating Knowledge Management in Global Health Programs

    September 18, 2013
    On September 18, 2013 from 12 – 1 pm EDT, the Global Health Knowledge Collaborative will hold a webinar focused on the newly updated Guide to Monitoring and Evaluating Knowledge Management in Global Health Programs (M&E Guide). “Knowledge Management (KM) for Global Health: New Approaches and Tools”  is part of a series of lunchtime webinars held by GHKC. Built upon previous work and guided by communication and organization theories, the M&E Guide introduces a standardized practice to evaluate whether various KM projects, activities, and products are successful to support global...

  • KM4Dev 2013: Taking Stock on Knowledge Management for Development

    July 29, 2013 to July 31, 2013
    If you are part of the Knowledge Management for Development (KM4Dev) Community... If you work in knowledge management/knowledge sharing for development and would like to meet peers from around the world to test ideas, ask for advice, learn from others... If you live near or can get to Seattle and would like to engage around knowledge management... and want to engage with fabulous peers in development... ...then we would be happy if you’d join us for the KM4Dev2013 meeting in Seattle Washington, USA between 29 and 31st July, 2013 for 2.5 days of learning, sharing, problem solving and imagining...

  • IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention

    June 30, 2013 to July 3, 2013
    Held every two years, the conference attracts about 5,000 delegates from all over the world. It is a unique opportunity for the world’s leading scientists, clinicians, public health experts and community leaders to examine the latest developments in HIV-related research, and to explore how scientific advances can – in very practical ways – inform the global response to HIV/AIDS.

  • KM4Dev Addis Ababa/Ethiopia - take 7

    June 28, 2013
    Possible topics include: A marketplace of 40 min where anyone can share any kind of update, event, document, idea etc. with one another - as a great way to get to know each other too. Please bring materials, PCs, CD-Roms etc. anything you need for a demonstration. A peer assist case from LIVES (Fanos) about getting updated content on the Ethiopian Agriculture Portal. And an update from Addis Tigabu about his peer assist case and what worked out or not. KM at… ILRI (Ewen/Tsehay/Peter) A focused conversation on 'impact assessment of KM' (Hermella). A peer assist case about joining up community...

  • JHSPH Summer Institute Course: "KM for Public Health in Low and Middle Income Countries"

    June 19, 2013 to June 21, 2013
    Tara Sullivan and Piers Bocock will be teaching a course on “Knowledge Management for Public Health in Low and Middle Income Countries” as part of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s 2013 Summer Institute. Tara is the Deputy Director of the K4Health Project at the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, and Piers is the Director of Knowledge Management and Communication with the CGIAR Consortium. The course will be offered June 19-21, 2013. It will introduce participants to knowledge management (KM), demystify KM jargon, and discuss KM as a systematic public health...

  • Global Health Metrics & Evaluation Conference

    June 17, 2013 to June 19, 2013
    This conference will bring together all the different disciplines involved in global health measurement and evaluation under one roof to share innovative tools and methods to get a better understanding of what the possibilities are in approaching population health measurement.