Meetings & Events
Meetings and events related to leprosy, neglected tropical diseases and global health issues.
XX International Symposium on Neglected Diseases
2-4 Nov | Online
The XX International Symposium on Neglected Diseases is a space for reflection and analysis of the real situation of these diseases. This twentieth edition will be hosted virtually by Mundo Sano 2- 4 November. On this occasion, the programme will attempt to unite the academic and professional perspectives and their link to the current situation, since topics related to the “Road Map for NTDs 2021–2030”, “Access to Health” and “Cooperation and equity”, will be addressed within the frame of COVID-19.
8 Nov 2021 | Online
The Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) hosts a virtual meeting 8 – 10 November, 2021. This year, engagement will continue virtually with the theme, “Spread Truth, Not Disease.”
Women Leaders in Global Health Conference
15 - 16 November 2021 | Online
WomenLift Health will convene the fifth annual Women Leaders in Global Health (WLGH) Conference. The theme of this year’s conference is Reimagining Leadership: centering diverse women and girls in health, catalyzing institutional change, optimizing pathways to leadership, and building integrated and resilient health systems.
ASTMH 70th Annual Meeting
17 - 21 Nov 2021 | Maryland, USA
The ASTMH 70th Annual Meeting, being held November 17-21, 2021, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, adjacent to Washington, DC. This will be an in-person meeting with online aspects.
World Leprosy Day
30 Jan 2022 | International
World Leprosy Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of January each year. It will take place on 30 January 2022.
World NTD Day
30 January 2022 | International
World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day is a celebration of progress toward disease elimination and an opportunity to take action to beat NTDs. World NTD Day will be celebrated on 30 January 2022.