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

While one of the most common cancers in both men and women, colorectal cancer remains a very preventable disease, says Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH, clinical director of Dana-Farber’s Center for Gastrointestinal Oncology. “Most of these cancers develop over a period of years,” he says. “While not preventable in everyone, the earlier you detect the disease, the more curable it is.”


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Clean Med Europe 2021

November 29-December 3, 2021 | Belgium

CleanMed Europe is the only place where healthcare leaders come together from across Europe and beyond to share ideas, innovations, challenges, and solutions for sustainability in European healthcare. The online conference showcases cutting-edge practices in sustainable healthcare and is the ideal venue for healthcare innovators to network and share ideas, finding new ways to drive change within their organisations and communities.

Data & Analytics in Healthcare

December 2, 2021 | Canada

The ability to leverage data, analytics and big data in the healthcare space is revolutionary. The opportunity to quickly analyse accurate data enables decisionmakers to make choices regarding treatment, predict the path of large-scale health events, and plan long-term. Join us to help your organisation extract the best insights from data to enhance patient outcomes and workflows, while maintaining transparency and responsibility, at thecomplimentaryData & Analytics for Healthcarevirtual event.

GIANT Health 2021

November 30-December 1, 2021 | UK

The GIANT (Global Innovation and New Technology) Health Event is an unmissable innovation festival with over 25 conferences, 450 speakers, immersive workshops, and Beanstalks (a global startup competition for prizes). Our vision is to improve the health and well-being of people around the world, by promoting healthcare innovation and supporting health-tech entrepreneurs. In 2021, we will be holding two events aimed at creating opportunities to connect people who would not have crossed paths otherwise.

Healthcare Innovation Summit

November 29, 2021 | USA

Everyone is very welcome to the first Healthcare Innovation Summit powered by Startup Disrupt! In November we’ll live stream an online conference aboutinnovation in healthcare, mental health, trends in R&D, and other interesting topics. We will host 3 amazing panel discussions and speakers who are the leaders of tomorrow in these fields.

Spotlight

While one of the most common cancers in both men and women, colorectal cancer remains a very preventable disease, says Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH, clinical director of Dana-Farber’s Center for Gastrointestinal Oncology. “Most of these cancers develop over a period of years,” he says. “While not preventable in everyone, the earlier you detect the disease, the more curable it is.”

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