The Council on Health Research for Development (COHRED), in partnership with the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) will host the Global Forum for Research and Innovation for Health 2015 this coming August 24-27, 2015 in Manila, Philippines. The event’s objective is to discover solutions to world’s unmet health needs through research and innovation.
The overall theme of the Forum is “People at the center of research and innovation for health” which is further divided into six sub-themes:
- Social Accountability
- Increasing Investments
- Country-driven Capacity Building
- Food Security and Safety
- Health in Mega-Cities
- Disaster Preparedness and Risk Reduction
We encourage everyone to join the Global Forum 2015. This will bring together all stakeholders who play a role in making research and innovation benefit health, equity and development. This includes high-level representatives from government, business, non-profits, international organizations, academic and research institutions and social entrepreneurs among others.
Furthermore, we encourage everyone to participate in the forum’s Call for Abstracts. For more details and information, please click this link: http://www.forum2015.org/index.php/component/content/