Where to Find Us at the World Health Summit and Consortium of Universities for Global Health

April 11th, 2023 | Event


JSI is excited to join the global health community and academic health centers to discuss ways we can strengthen health professional education, research, and patient care. The World Health Summit Regional Meeting and the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) are tandem events that will occur April 13–16, in Washington, DC. Join us at the following JSI-hosted and affiliated events:

Satellite Session at World Health Summit: Reimagining Technical Assistance to Shift Power and Achieve Better Health Outcomes for All (SA17)

Thursday, April 13, 2:00–4:30 PM EST in the Embassy Room

Stagnating progress on health outcomes amidst increasing investment in and calls for decolonizing and reforming global health practice point to a need to reimagine our approach to technical assistance (TA). This interactive session will introduce participants to the Reimagining TA critical shifts framework and foster dialogue about advancing this vision across implementers, funders, TA recipients, and other partners. Find out more about this session here.

CUGH Posters

All of posters sessions will be displayed and presented on Saturday, April 15, 1:00–2:30pm EST in Columbia Foyer West

Effects of COVID-19 Adaptive Participatory Design and Implementation of Community-based Newborn Care on the Delivery and Uptake of Treatment of Possible Serious Bacterial Infection
Presented by Gizachew Tadele Tiruneh, JSI-Ethiopia

A participatory design of a contextualized network of care model across the primary health care facilities to improve coordination of RMNCH care and outcomes in Ethiopia
Presented by Biruhtesfa Bekel, JSI-Ethiopia

Effectiveness of competency-based training on improving maternal and child health knowledge and practice of volunteer community health workers and their network members in Ethiopia
Presented by Biruhtesfa Bekel, JSI-Ethiopia

Centers of excellence strategy improve the provision of high-quality reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health care across the community to hospital continuum
Presented by Dessalew Emaway, JSI-Ethiopia

A clinical mentorship program for improved providers’ competency and quality of maternal and child health services in Ethiopia
Presented by Biruhtesfa Bekel, JSI-Ethiopia

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