Global Conference Agenda

4TH-5TH
October

Friday
Saturday

MEDGLOBAL 2024

CONFERENCE & GALA AGENDA

Post Crisis Recovery
and The Future in Global Health

All times are in Central Standard Time Zone*

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4TH

Time Session
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Welcoming Remarks and Introducing the Conference Theme
Plenary
9:00 AM –10:15 AM Future in Global Health: Challenges and Opportunities
10:20 AM –10:50 AM Break/Networking/Fireside Chat 1
WSB 1
10:50 AM – 11:30 AM
MedGlobal 2024: A Tipping Point
Gaza Humanitarian Crisis
WSB 2
11:35 AM - 12:20 PM
Leveraging Technology for Global Health Equity in Crisis
Deep dive: Addressing Mental Health and Community Trauma in Gaza
12:20 PM – 1:00 PM Break/Networking/Fireside Chat 2
WSB 3
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM
#NotATarget: Protecting Healthcare
Strategies for Sustainability in Global Health
WSB 4
1:50pm–2:35pm
Innovations in Global Health
Any Role for Faith in Health? Humanitarian Faith Initiative
WSB 5
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM
Addressing Maternal Mortality in Crisis Settings- For Mama Campaign
Humanitarian Response and Early Recovery
2:35 PM – 3:05 PM Break/Networking/Fireside Chat 3
WSB 6
3:05 PM–3:50 PM
Improving Healthcare in Disaster Zones through Nursing Training
The Future in Gaza - Rebuilding and Recovery
WSB 7
3:55 PM - 4:40 PM
Gender Justice in Humanitarian Crises
Gen Z and Global Health: A New Pathway Forward
Plenary
4:45 PM – 5:30 PM Why Do I Volunteer For MedGlobal Medical Missions?

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5TH

Time Session
Plenary
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Opening Remarks
9:00 AM –10:15 AM Threats and Opportunities in Global Health
10:20 AM –10:50 AM Break/Networking/Fireside Chat 4
WSB 8
10:50 AM – 11:30 AM
Decolonization and Localization in Global Health
War and Famine in Gaza
From Battlefield to Hospital: How Ukraine is Shaping Modern Trauma Care Techniques
WSB 9
11:35 AM - 12:20 PM
Mobile Clinics: Access to Healthcare on the Frontlines
Gaza: From the Field to Policy Circles
Future Directions for Mental Health in Ukraine
12:20 PM – 1:00 PM Break/Networking/Fireside Chat 5
WSB 10
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM
Consequences of Climate Change in Health: Sudan, Yemen, Bangladesh and Syria
Coalition Building as a Tool of Advocacy
Building on Ukraine's Response: Strategies for Managing Future Humanitarian Emergencies
WSB 11
1:50pm – 2:35pm
Under the Surface: A Decade of Conflict of the Drug Abuse Epidemic Inside of Syria
Addressing Emergency Needs in Gaza: MedGlobal’s Direct Response
Integrating Specialized Care in Humanitarian Responses: Lessons from Ukraine
WSB 12
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM
The MENA Region: What the Future Holds for Health and Beyond?
Prenatal Care and Maternal Health in Gaza
Future-Proofing Global Health: Supply Chain Innovations and Insights from Ukraine
2:35 PM – 3:05 PM Break/Networking/Fireside Chat 6
WSB 13
3:05 PM–3:50 PM
Everyone is on the Move: Migration and Health
Global Healthcare in Hospitals and Medical Schools
Healing with Tech in Ukraine: Transformative Medical Technologies in Conflict Zones
Plenary
3:55 PM - PM 4:40 PM What Can We Do Better at MedGlobal? Volunteers, Programs, Communication, Advocacy and More
4:40 PM – 5:00 PM Conference Closing

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