Get Involved

Interested in getting involved with the Houston Global Health Collaborative? We are currently accepting applications for committee chairs and members for our 2014 Global Health Conference.

A brief overview of the conference planning committees :

  • Executive: Consists of Conference Chair, Vice-Chair, and the Committee Chairs.
  • Abstracts: Prepare research aspects of the conference, including call for abstracts, selection of posters and oral presenters, and award determination.
  • Fundraising and Grants: Locate monetary funding and in-kind donations to fund events and are responsible for obtaining and awarding grant money.
  • Logistics: Coordinate budget, venue, food, set-up, and miscellaneous conference needs.
  • Program: Plan events and speakers of the HGHC annual conference. Coordinated by the Conference Vice Chair.
  • Public Relations: Responsible for advertising and media coverage.
  • Technology: Focus on web design, social media presence, and electronic idea generation.

The available leadership positions include:

  • Abstracts Chair
  • Fundraising and Grants Chair
  • Logistics Chair
  • Public Relations Chair
  • Technology Chair

If you are interested in participating, download the application below and return it to info@houstonglobalhealth.org. The deadline for chair applications is August 24 and for committee members is September 28.