Regional Meetings

Register for the 2019 European NPHI Directors' Meeting

The European NPHI Directors meeting will be hosted in Chisinau, Moldova by the National Agency for Public Health of the Republic of Moldova.

Dates: April 8-9, 2019

You can register for the 2019 European Directors' Meeting at

Zika Virus Epidemic: Challenges and the Road Ahead

Hosted by FIOCRUZ Brazil on April 13-14, 2016, NPHI directors from Zika-affected countries will gather to discuss the current Zika outbreak and next steps for addressing it and preventing further spread. »

Save the Date: 2016 European NPHI Directors' Meeting

Each year, European NPHI Directors meet to discuss public health issues affecting the region and the world. We invite you to Save the Date for the 2016 European NPHI Directors' Meeting, which will be held on 14-15 April 2016. The meeting will be hosted by RIVM in Bilthoven, Netherlands. »

Public Health England Conference 2015: Evidence into Action

PHE's 2015 Annual Meeting, held in Coventry, England, will bring together over 1400 participants to learn, meet each other, and share knowledge and experience. International delegates are invited to attend, and the Conference will feature many Global Health sessions. »

12th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Safety 2016

Safety World Conference is biennial, international conference on injury prevention and safety promotion. The conference will bring together the world’s leading researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and advocates in the field of injury prevention and safety to debate, discuss and share information and experiences.

Safety 2016 hosted by the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) and co-sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) »

EU NPHI Directors Meeting 2015

For the past 10 years, NPHI directors from the European Union have met annually to discuss topics related to public health in the EU, as well as the work of IANPHI and its partner organizations. The 2015 EU NPHI Directors Meeting will be hosted by the Czech National Institute of Public Health in Prague, Czech Republic, on April 24-25, by invitation. Meeting details will be forthcoming. Learn about past meetings here: European Union Regional Networking »

Portuguese-Speaking NPHIs to Discuss Social Determinants of Health in Upcoming Workshop

In November 2013, members of the Network of National Institutes of Health of South American Countries (RINS-UNASUR) and the Network of the National Institutes of Health of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (RINS-CPLP) gathered for a public health management workshop in Recife, Brazil. After a seminar on the social determinants of health, attendees began to have extensive debates and discussions about the topic, with interest in both the theoretical and methodological aspects of the social determinants of health. »

Brussels, Belgium: 110 Years!

In 2014, the Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP) celebrates its 110th anniversary. On this occasion, a special meeting has been organised on Thursday, January 30th. »

Tropical Medicine Travel Award

New Orleans, Louisiana

November 2 - 6, 2014

The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene offers competitive Travel Awards to attend and participate in the scientific program of the Annual Meeting. These are open exclusively to students, early career investigators and scientists actively working in the tropical medicine field. »

African Society for Laboratory Medicine Conference 2014

Cape Town, South Africa

November 30 - December 4, 2014

ASLM 2014 will be a platform where the international laboratory community will share best practices, acquire knowledge, and debate innovative approaches to tackling the major health challenges posed by HIV, TB, malaria, flu, neglected tropical diseases and emerging pathogens. »

European Regional NPHI Directors’ Meeting 2014

Tirana, Albania

April 24 - 25, 2014 »

Noncommunicable Disease Seminar (NCD Seminar)

Helsinki, Finland

March 10 - 14, 2014

Aim to present and discuss current international strategies for prevention and control of chronic noncommunicable diseases (NCD). »

5th AFENET Scientific Conference: "Addressing Public Health Priorities in Africa through FELTPs”

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

November 17 - 22, 2013

The AFENET conference, now in its 5th year, is a perfect opportunity for public health professionals, Ministries of Health, and organizations to come together to discuss issues that impact on public health in Africa. »

Public Health England Annual Conference 2013

University of Warwick

September 10 - 11, 2013

The Public Health England Annual Conference 2013 will bring together over a 1000 participants from local authorities, NHS, Public Health England and partner organizations who are working to protect and improve health and wellbeing and reduce inequalities. For more information and registration please visit »

The 8th Global Conference on Health Promotion 2013 

Helsinki, Finalnd

June 10 - 14, 2013

The 8th Global Conference on Health Promotion (8GCHP) is co-organized by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health of Finland (MSAH). »

Sweden Health Policy Conference

Stockholm, Sweden

May 13 - 14, 2013

"Reflections on national and international public health policies” will take place in Stockholm, Sweden May 13 - 14, 2013. For more information and registration please visit»

Workshop on Global Public Health Leaders of Tomorrow – What Is at Stake?

Stockholm, Sweden

May 15, 2013

Health Policy Conference »


Lisbon, Portugal 

April 20 - 23, 2013

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Meeting of European NPHI Directors

Dublin, Ireland

April 2013

European NPHI directors will discuss current public health topics in Europe when they meet in Dublin in April 2013.  This annual event is linked to presidency of the Council of the European Union and is hosted by the IANPHI member institute from the country currently holding the EU presidency. It also serves as a platform for a regional meeting of IANPHI members. »

Meeting Agenda

Second National Congress of Tropical Medicine

Lisbon, Portugal

April 20-23, 2013

The Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (IHMT) is hosting the Second National Congress of Tropical Medicine, on April 20th - 23rd. Learn more »

Meeting of The Union of South-American Nations (RINS-UNASUR)

Guayaquil, Ecuador

April 2-5, 2013

The Network of National Health Institutes from the Union of South-American Nations(RINS-UNASUR) will hold their second meeting in Guayaquil, Ecuador on April 2-5th. Learn more about RINS-UNASUR. »

Second Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

Beijing, China

Oct. 31 - Nov. 3, 2012 »

GHSA-mHealth Alliance Mobile Health Summit 2012

Cape Town, South Africa

May 29 - June 1, 2012 »

Workshop/Seminar on Laboratory Networks – RINS/UNASUR

Palacio Itaboraí/Fiocruz

April 23 – 27, 2012  »

Health Protection 2012

Warwick University, UK

September 11 - 12, 2012  »