Past Events - 2017

March 7-9, 2017
Africa Health Agenda International Conference
Nairobi, Kenya

March 8, 2017
International Women's Day

March 1, 2017
The Future of Global Health 2017
Washington, DC

February 27, 2017
ACHAP Conference Safe Surgery & Anaesthesia Workshop
Lesotho

February 24, 2017
West African College of Surgeons Conference
Burkina Faso

February 23-24, 2017

Glasgow Emergency Surgery and Trauma Symposium (GESTS)

Glasgow, UK

February 22-23, 2017
10th International Conference on Healthcare, Nursing and Disease Management
Dubai, UAE

February 16-19, 2017
Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists 20th Annual Conference
Pune, India

February 8-11, 2017
13th International Congress on Cleft Lip/Palate and Related Craniofacial Anomalies
Chennai, India

February 8-11, 2017
16th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies 2017
Mahabalipuram, India

February 7-9, 2017
12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress
Encore Hotel and Resort, Las Vegas, NV

February 5-11, 2017

Burn Awareness Week

February 4, 2017
World Cancer Day

February 3-4, 2017
Global Health Conference Midwest 2017
Omaha, NE

February 1-3, 2017
Pan African Association of Surgeons Conference
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

PAST EVENTS - 2016

December 6, 2016
Committee on Global Health on the Future of the United States
Washington, DC

December 6-7, 2016
COSECSA NGO Forum
Mombasa, Kenya

November 10-11, 2016
G4 Alliance Board Meeting
Washington, DC

October 18-19, 2016
International Health Care Funding Forum
Tunisia

October 18,  2016
G4 Alliance Luncheon
"Advocacy, Action and Accountability: Progress Towards Global Surgery for All" 
ACS Clinical Congress
Washington, DC

October 16-20, 2016
ACS Clinical Congress
Washington, DC

October 2016
USAID Meeting
Washington, DC

October 2016
Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) Meeting
Washington, DC

September 21, 2016
UN Side Event: "Roadmap to 2030: Surgery's Essential Role in Achieving Health for All" 
In partnership with GE Foundation and Safe Surgery 2020
New York, NY

September 21-22, 2016
Catholic Health Association of the United States Conference
Washington, DC

September 8,  2016
Institute of Public Health and Medicine, Northwestern University, IPHAM Seminar Series
Chicago, IL

August 2016
Safe Surgery Conference

August 2016
Stakeholder Meeting
Tanzania

August 2016
World Congress of Anaesthesiologists
Hong Kong 

June 2016
GICS First Meeting
Washington, DC

May 23, 2016
G4 Alliance Launch Event
Co-hosted by the G4 Alliance with GE Foundation and Safe Surgery 2020
Intercontinental Hotel | Geneva, Switzerland

May 19, 2016
"Safe Surgery: A Non-Negotiable for Women's Health, Equity, and Well-being?"
Co-hosted by the G4 Alliance, EngenderHealth, GE Foundation, and Safe Surgery 2020
Copenhagen, Denmark

May 10, 2016
US Congressional Briefing
"Surgical Care and the Global Need"
Washington, DC

May 3, 2016
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
Annual Scientific Congress 2016

May 2016
4th G4 Alliance Board Meeting
Intercontinental Hotel | Geneva, Switzerland

April 19-20, 2016
InterAction Panel hosted by G4 Members
Washington, DC

April 16, 2016
Unite for Sight Global Health & Innovation Conference
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

April 14, 2016
Forum on Financing and Innovation in Global Health (FIGH)
Washington, DC

April 12, 2016
Royal College of Surgeons Conference

April 2016
G4 WEBINAR SERIES
Developing a Platform to Track Global Surgery Partnerships and Synergies

March 18, 2016
Western Pacific Regional Consultative Meeting and Launch
Manila, Philippines

March 2016
National Surgical Planning Workshop

March 2016
G4 WEBINAR SERIES
Developing a Platform to Collect Surgical Care Data

February 2016
G4 WEBINAR SERIES
Developing a Global Surgery Advocacy Plan: International Standards and Guidelines


PAST EVENTS - 2015

December 2015
G4 Alliance African Regional Launch and Consultative Meeting
Blantyre, Malawi

December 2015
G4 Alliance Board of Directors Meeting
Blantyre, Malawi

October 2015
WHO GIEESC Meeting
Geneva, Switzerland 

October  2015
Presentation at the American Public Health Association

October 7, 2015
G4 Alliance Luncheon:
Implementing the WHO Resolution on Emergency and Essential Surgical Care and Anaesthesia
ACS Clinical Congress
Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenu

October 4-9, 2015
FIGO World Congress
Vancouver, BC
G4A collaborated with the IFMSA to host a panel: "Global Surgery and Women Care in the post-2015''


September 26, 2015
Safe Surgery: Challenge to overcome, Opportunities to exploit and Approaches that work
Co-Hosted by the G4 Alliance, Jhpiego and GE Foundation
Marriott East Side, Stuyvesant Ballroom, 525 Lexington Ave, New York, NY


September 25 - 27, 2015
United Nations Summit to adopt the Post-2015 Development Agenda
High-level Plenary Meeting
UN HQ, New York, NY


September 15 - 28, 2015
70th Session of the UN General Assembly
UN HQ, New York, NY


September 22, 2015
G4 REGIONAL LAUNCH EVENT AND MINI-CONSULTATION
During CLASA 33rd Regional Congress (Sept 21-24, 2015)
Co-Hosted by CLASA, WFSA and Operation Smile
Westin Hotel | Lima, Peru


September 21, 2015
G4 WEBINAR SERIES
DEVELOPING A GLOBAL SURGERY ADVOCACY PLAN: GOALS, TARGETS AND METRICS


September 11, 2015
G4 REGIONAL LAUNCH EVENT AND MINI-CONSULTATION
During ICS 80th Anniversary Jubilee World Congress (September 9-12, 2015)
Corinthia Towers Hotel | Prague, Czech Republic


August 25, 2015
ASAP at the ISS 46th World Congress of Surgery
Informal Meeting for G4 Members and Collaborators
Tuesday August 25th | 7:30 am | Bangkok, Thailand


August 10th | 10:30am EDT
G4 Webinar Series
Developing a Global Surgery Advocacy Plan: Key Messages
 

July 20 - 24 & 27 - 31, 2015
Intergovernmental Negotiations on Post-2015 Development Agenda – Seventh Session
UN HQ, New York, NY


July 27th | 10:30 am EDT
G4 Webinar Series
Surgical Care and Global Health
 

June 26 - July 8, 2015
High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development under the auspices of ECOSOC
UN HQ, New York, NY
 

June 22 - 25, 2015
Intergovernmental Negotiations on Post-2015 Development Agenda – Sixth Session
Focus: Outcome Document.  Member States will begin negotiating the outcome document of the September 2015
summit to adopt the post-2015 development agenda.   
UN HQ, New York, NY

 

June 9-11, 2015
Measurement and Accountability for Results in Health Conference
World Bank, Washington, DC

June 2015
Policy Status

May 22, 2015
Official World Health Assembly Side Event at WHO Headquarters
Geneva, Switzerland
Resolution Recognizing the Role of Emergency and Essential Surgical Care and Anesthesia as Part of Universal Health Coverage
 

May 18-26, 2015
68th World Health Assembly
Geneva, Switzerland
 

May 19, 2015
G4 Alliance Launch Event, InterContinental, Geneva, Switzerland
Member organizations, collaborators and supporters were invited to attend


May 17-18, 2015
G4 Alliance Board Meeting
Intercontinental Hotel | Geneva, Switzerland


May 6, 2015
Launch of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Report, Boston, MA
 

April 28, 2015
Global Surgery, Anaesthesia, and Obstetrics: Shifting Paradigms and Challenging Generations Conference hosted by Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK


April 27-28, 2015
Launch of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Report, London, UK


March 26, 2015
G4 Alliance UN Side Event
Achieving Universal Health Coverage through Investments in Essential Health Services: The Role of Civil Society
UN Headquarters, New York

March 2015
Ketamine- A Call to Action

February 9-13, 2015
The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Bellagio Implementation Meeting
 The Rockefeller Foundation| Bellagio, Italy on Lake Como


February 5, 2015
Launch of the Disease Control Priorities 3 Report: Essential Surgery Chapter
AAS, Academic Surgical Congress
Las Vegas, Nevada


February 4, 2015
Congressional Global Health Caucus Briefing
Co-hosted by G4A and ReSurge. Open to Member Organizations, collaborators and the public
Washington, DC
 

January 26 - February 3, 2015
136th session of the WHO Executive Board
Geneva, Switzerland 


January 19-21, 2015
UN Intergovernmental Negotiation Sessions
New York, NY 


January 16, 2015
UN Stakeholder Preparatory Forum
New York, NY


PAST EVENTS - 2014

December 10-11, 2014
The Association for Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI)
EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING
London, UK

December 3-5, 2014
College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa (COSECSA)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
 

November 15, 2014
DEUTSCHE GESELLSCHAFT FÜR TROPENCHIRURGIE (DTC)
LAB111 Film & Eten
Arie Biemondstraat 111, 1054 PD Amsterdam

November 2014
Global Surgery Indicators/Open Letter


October 28, 2014
ESTABLISHING AN ALLIANCE FOR SURGICAL AND ANAESTHESIA ADVOCACY
 Marriott Marquis San Francisco, 780 Mission St, San Francisco


October 17, 2014
Indusem 2014, Indo-US Emergency Medicine Summit
Presentation: The G4 Alliance
Informational Session During the ACS Clinical Congress
Lucknow, India

August 2014
Public Statement at UN post-2015 DPI NGO
New York, NY

June 2014
Public Statement at UN post-2015 Open Working Group
New York, NY

May 2014
WHA Reception
Geneva, Switzerland

February 2014
UN Side Event-UNFPA, Tanzania
New York, NY


PAST EVENTS - 2013

October  2013
ICS, FIGO, WFSA, ICM, GIEESC
Trinidad