GLOCAL 2018: Global Health Conference


The Houston Global Health Collaborative (HGHC) is proud to announce the 2018 GLOCAL Conference in partnership with Rice Business and Texas Children’s Global Health. This meeting is an annual gathering of interdisciplinary professionals with a passion for global health innovation and advancement. Join us for a full two-day extravanganza!

Main conference features the following topics:

1.      Innovations and Sustainability

2.      Global Health Business

3.      Psychosocial

4.      Health Equity

5.      Global Health Humanities

6.      Immigrant Health

7.      Disaster Recovery

8.      Hospital-Based Interventions (Surgery)

Students and professionals from many schools and departments including public health, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, dentistry, engineering, and research will be joining together to make our visions a reality. Our goal is to increase collaboration to maximize efforts and information sharing in Global Health issues.

We hope you’ll join us for this exciting event and contribute to what will become a unique leadership effort reaching from Houston out to the world!


Friday & Saturday March 9-10


Rice University

Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business (JGSB)

6100 Main Street

Houston, TX 77005