2021 Global Conference on Health and Climate Change

November 6, 2021 | UK

On November 6, the Global Conference on Health & Climate Change will bring together a wide range of key actors in public health and climate change policy in order to incorporate public health and climate justice considerations in the UN climate negotiations, and call for a healthy, green and resilient COVID-19 recovery. The conference will share the "health arguments for ambitious climate action", as outlined in the WHO COP26 Special Report on Climate Change and Health, and will highlight several case studies of initiatives, policies, and cross-sectoral collaborations that are taking ambitious climate and health action.

Spotlight

Centegra Health System will launch its new Electronic Medical Record (EMR) May 6 to enhance and streamline care for patients in the communities it serves. The EMR is part of Centegra’s continuous efforts to make Centegra a destination health system.


OTHER PAST CONFERENCES

Investival Showcase

November 8-15, 2021 | UK

Returning for its sixth year, LSX’s Inv€$tival Showcase directly connects life science corporates to global capital and partners. In 2021, Inv€$tival ShowcaseTM is delivered as a hybrid event, blending the best of both virtual and physical! An international showcase of early, growth stage and public life science and health technology companies, Inv€$tival ShowcaseTM provides an unrivalled opportunity to pitch, profile and connect with investors and partners brought together during the biggest fortnight in European life sciences investment. The company showcases will highlight and promote the most exciting and innovative biotech, medtech, health technology and consumer health companies across Europe and beyond. The online experience (8-15th November) features everything from the physical event and more! Hear from, connect, network and schedule 1:1 video meetings with global investors, corporates and strategic partners.

10th Global Conference on Health Promotion: Health Promotion for Well-being, Equity and Sustainable Development

December 13-15, 2021 | UAE

On 13-15 December 2021 WHO will hold the 10th Global Conference on Health Promotion with the support the United Arab Emirates, UN agencies and partners.The conference will be organized to address how health promotion can advance well-being. Health promotion is the process of enabling people to increase control over, and to improve, their health. Health promotion is about creating the conditions and healthy environments for people where they live, work, age and play.Thus, the concept of well-being is increasingly used in Member States to reflect the indivisibility of sustainable development goals. As defined in the WHO Constitution, health is “a state of complete physical, mental and socialwell-being and not merely the absence ofdisease or infirmity”, WHO has never addressed the issue as a theme of a major conference.At the end of the conference, participants will issue a political statement with key requirements for governments to adopt and adapt an expanded health promotion approach to advance well-being.

International Summit on Psychedelic Therapies for Mental Illness, Melbourne

November 17-20, 2021 | Australia

Mind Medicine Australia will hold a two-day International Summit on Psychedelic Therapies for Mental Illness in November 2021 in Melbourne, bringing together clinicians, scientists, academics, mental and public health professionals, philanthropists, investors, Government, law and policy leaders, business, industry, consumers and other interested stakeholders. The event will also feature a two-day pre-Summit introductory workshop program (17-18 November) for anyone with an interest in the topic and who is considering further development of their current therapeutic skills or who are eager to gain a detailed understanding of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy for the treatment of mental illness.

Health Innovation- Virtual Event

December 8, 2021 | Canada

The impact of COVID-19, along with the advent of new technologies, is transforming the way health care is being delivered in Canada. This rapid growth and the adoption of new delivery models, such as digital health, has created new operational challenges, and required a rethinking and new approach to service delivery. The end goal being a system that is more predictive, preventative, personalized and participatory going forward. Public Sector Network’sHealth Innovationvirtual event will bring together top health professionals who are piloting the way with new and progressive digital healthcare initiatives. With digital innovation now empowering patients to play a more active role in their own care, the need to modernize the health care during this time of transformation is critical for a more responsive and positive citizen experience.

Spotlight

Centegra Health System will launch its new Electronic Medical Record (EMR) May 6 to enhance and streamline care for patients in the communities it serves. The EMR is part of Centegra’s continuous efforts to make Centegra a destination health system.

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