2017 Global Forum

The 2018 Global Issues Forum (GIF), Driving Change and Achieving Sustainability, was held April 30 – May 1, 2018 at the InterContinental Toronto Yorkville in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

The Forum brought together senior leaders from around the world to discuss prevailing healthcare systems, the drivers of healthcare costs, and how academic health centers and systems drive change by addressing problems and implementing solutions. Participants also shared how driving change impacts their institutions and the health equity of the populations they serve. Additional topics explored included:

  • Global Pollution and Health
  • Crisis Management
  • Healthcare System Structures
  • International Partnership Models
  • Bridging the Gap Between Evidence and Care
  • The Future of Medicine and Machines
  • Research Sustainability
  • The Future of the Health Professions