CFHI Webinars

CFHI runs free, live webinars at various dates and times throughout the year. Webinars provide information on CFHI's UN-recognized Global Health Education Programs, various academic partnership options, and other global health topics.

Upcoming Webinars:

Introduction to CFHI Global Health Programs- Learn about clinical and public health opportunities in Latin America, Asia and Africa that place you in the trenches of global health alongside local health care workers, patients and community leaders. Find out more about scholarships, application tips, CFHI's projects in local communities, and how to get involved.

  • August 10, 2015 at 3 pm PT | 6 pm ET- Register

CFHI Global Health Programs in Ghana- Learn about CFHI's new programs in Ghana- "Hospital Medicine in Coastal Ghana" and "Child Health & Social Determinants." Located in West Africa, Ghana is known for its historic sites, diverse wildlife, vibrant culture, and the friendliness of its people. This webinar will cover program logistics such as housing, transportation, and daily schedule of activities. We will also address safety and heath concerns. CFHI Medical Director in Ghana, Dr. Charles Nwobu, will be available to answer any questions about these new programs. Attendees will come away with an understanding of Ghanaian culture and a historical context in order to better understand Ghana's main public health challenges, which CFHI Global Health Scholars will witness throughout their experience.

  • September 3, 2015 at 12 pm PT | 3 pm ET- Register

CFHI Global Health Program in the Philippines- Learn about CFHI's new "Remote Island Medicine" program in the Philippines, a tropical island nation unmatched for its natural beauty and unique blend of Spanish, Asian and Polynesian cultures. This webinar will cover program activities and schedule, which includes one week in the capital of Manila visiting various health facilities and government agencies to gain an understanding of the key public health issues across this archipelago nation. Participants will spend the rest of the program in an island setting, working at a community healthcare center and learning about the importance of health education and preventative medical care.

  • September 23, 2015 at 11 am PT | 2 pm ET- Register

Can't make these dates? Sign up for the CFHI newsletter to be notified about future webinars. CFHI can also do customized webinars for your school or student group. For more information, email Lauren Talamo, Outreach Coordinator at

Past Webinar Recordings:

CFHI Global Faculty-Led Health Education & Academic Partnerships- August 2015

Beyond Orphanages: Family and Community-Based Orphan Care- August 2015 

Intro to CFHI Global Health Electives- August 2015

Online Family Medicine Residency? Primer on NextGenU and Global Family Medicine Expansion- July 2015

Modern Day Abolitionists: Understanding & Combating Human Trafficking as a Health, Social, & Economic Issue- April 2015

Global Health Career Development: Fellowships & Advanced Training- October 2014

Community-Level Global Health: How to Engage and Interact- September 2014

"Where There is No Doctor": Must-Know Tools for Impacting Global Health- May 2014

Primer on the Global Health 2035 Report- May 2014

New Resource for Developing Global Health Programming- April 2014

Advising Students on Health Experiences Abroad- October 2013