LAGHC 2017 Registration

Pricing for registration is listed in the table below. In addition to covering admission, registration will cover breakfast, lunch, and light refreshments at the networking reception.  Students who register on or before January 6th, 2017 will receive a discounted rate.

Student (by Jan 6, 2017)
Student (after Jan 6, 2017) Non-Student
$20 $30 $40
 

Suggested dress code is business casual. Please note that we will be unable to process any refunds. 

Student Speaker Application

This year, up to 4 students will have the opportunity to deliver TED-style presentations to the audience of LAGHC. The presentation must be in the appropriate style, last no more than 7 minutes, and follow the ten commandments of TED talks:

1. Not the usual shtick
2. Share a great dream
3. Reveal your curiosity and passion
4. Tell a story
5. We encourage debate
6. You will not flaunt your ego
7. You will not sell anything from the stage
8. Laughter is good
9. You may not read your speech
10. There is a strict time limit

Students (both undergraduate and graduate) from any University and any discipline are encouraged to apply. Selected students will receive free entrance to the conference. However, please note that we are unable to pay for lodging and transportation costs.

Applications are due Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 11:59PM PST.


Photo Contest

Submission Categories:

 Sustainability

 Innovation

 Humanity in Global Health

We encourage conference attendees to submit compelling photos captured during health-related experiences at home or abroad. Any photos taken during the course of domestic or overseas work and/or educational experiences may be submitted for one or more of the above categories. 

Finalists in each category will be chosen by the conference committee based on technical features (exposure, focus, color, composition, etc.), relevance to the theme, message conveyed, and creativity. These finalists will have their photos printed and displayed at the conference, and conference attendees will then be able to vote for their favorite photo during the day of the conference.

Guidelines
1. Maximum of 3 photo submissions per participant
2. Each photo must be at least 1600x1200 pixels or larger (at least 2 megapixels on most cameras), high resolution photos preferred
3. Only JPEG or TIFF file formats accepted
4. Any photos taken in a clinical setting involving patients must be accompanied with proof of signed consent and must not convey any sensitive information.
5. Entries that violate copyright or the laws of the country in which they were taken will not be accepted.

Submissions are due Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 11:59PM PST and should be sent to laglobalhealth@gmail.com.

Please include you name and the title of your photo in the subject of your email using the following format: 'Submission_LastName_FirstName_PhotoTitle'. Also please include the general location, date (year is fine), and brief description of the photo, as well as your affiliated school, and phone number in the body of the email.


Documentary Contest

Submission Categories: 

 Sustainability 

 Innovation

 Humanity in Global Health

The 2017 Los Angeles Global Health Conference announces its first annual documentary and film contest. The content should focus on this year’s conference theme: “Redesigning Global Health: Innovations and Sustainability”. We invite students from all disciplines to share experiences in this field through the medium of film in the above above categories. A finalist will be chosen for each category and screened at the conference on January 28th for all attendees!

Guidelines
1. You will need to provide a title, date, location, and synopsis for each film
2. Films should be between 5-10 minutes
3.Attendance at the conference is not required to enter
4. Any footage taken in a clinical setting involving patients must be accompanied with proof of signed consent and must not convey any sensitive information.
5. Entries that violate copyright or the laws of the country in which they were taken will not be accepted.

Submissions are due Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 11:59PM PST and should be sent to laglobalhealth@gmail.com.

Please include you name and the title of your film in the subject of your email using the following format: 'Submission_LastName_FirstName_FilmTitle'. Also please include the locationdate (year is fine), and synopsis of the film, as well as your affiliated school, and phone number in the body of the email.