Sustain Conference 2017


SUSTAIN 2017: Global Health Conference


The Houston Global Health Collaborative (HGHC) is proud to announce the 2017 Sustain 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. Our meeting starts off with a pre-conference hosted by Texas Children’s Global Health on Maternal/Child Health and later concludes with a full day of different global health tracks. Join us for a full three-day extravanganza!

03/23/16 8:00-5:30 PM, Pre-conference
03/24/16 8:00-3:30 PM, Pre-conference
03/24/16 5:30-8:30 PM, Keynote/Reception
03/25/16 8:00-5:30 PM, Main Conference

Main conference features the following topics:
1) Energy, Innovation, Infrastructure
2) Sustainable Partnerships
3) Communicable Diseases
4) Non-Communicable Diseases
5) Reducing Health Disparities
6) Clean Water and Sanitation

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!


Thursday, Friday, and Saturday March 23-25


Rice University

Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business (JGSB)

6100 Main Street

Houston, TX 77005