5th Annual UT Southwestern Office of Global Health Symposium (RP1601B)

Dallas, TX US
January 22, 2016 to January 23, 2016

This symposium will focus on best practices for strengthening healthcare systems across borders. Prominent international, national, and local experts will share their knowledge and experiences of strengthening global health ethics, infrastructure, finances, equity and efficiency with symposium participants. 

Target Audience

This symposium is for faculty, medical professionals, administrators, and students wishing to contribute to the improvement in the health and lives of the underserved at home and abroad. 

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss new paradigms in health system strengtening and effective programs to strengthen health systems
  • Identify innovations that build sustainable global health systems
  • Identify and address ethical complexitites in strengthening healthcare systems
  • Utilize successful strategies in designing effective health policy
  • Promote a culture of ethics and scientific integrity in health systems
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.75 AMA
  • 8.75 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/22/2016 - 7:30am CST
Event ends: 
01/23/2016 - 3:30pm CST
UT Southwestern Medical Center - T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building
6001 Forest Park
Dallas, TX 75235
United States


Fiemu Nwariaku, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.W.A.C.S.
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health
Professor, Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas


Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.



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Available Credit

  • 8.75 AMA
  • 8.75 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics


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