The Edmundo Granda Ugalde Leaders in International Health Program (LIHP) 2015 will have its opening ceremony on 4 May 2015 at 10:00am WDC time. This year's cohort includes 27 participants from 18 countries. The 30th anniversary of PAHO's international health program will be achieved this year, through which over 500 professionals from the Region of the Americas have received training in topics related to international health and international cooperation in health and development. Current and former Program participants have contributed to the health situation in their countries and in the region from their positions as managers, decision-makers, academicians and researchers in ministries of health, international cooperation agencies, sub-regional integration bodies, universities, NGOs and other entities.
The Department of Health Systems and Services (HSS) is pleased to invite you to attend the opening ceremony of the Program Leaders in International Health Program Edmundo Granda Ugalde (LIHP) 2015.
When : Monday, 4 May 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Room B at PAHO Headquarters
Languages: English and Spanish with simultaneous translation
Virtual Room (Spanish)