Online Programs


World Health Summit (WHS)/M8 Alliance Joint AAHCI Webinar - Migrant Health Issues in Massive Migration Areas in the Covid Period

In collaboration with the World Health Summit ( WHS ) and as a member of the M8 Alliance , AAHCI took part in a joint webinar that was part of the M8 Alliance Webinar Series on Migrant and Refugee Health , bringing together experts from across the M8 Alliance. This discussion brought together global speakers, including AAHCI members, to share their input on the impact of COVID-19 and migrant he...

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AAHCI Southeast Asia (SEA) Webinar: The Academic Health System Concept

AAHCI, in collaboration with Southeast Asia (SEA) regional office host , Universitas Indonesia, co-hosted this webinar to provide an overview on academic health centers and systems and a discussion on strengthening collaboration within the center/system. This 90-minute program included insights from AAHCI members on the role of the academic health center/system and challenges confronted when est...

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AAHCI-MENA Webinar - The Current State of COVID-19 Vaccines

This webinar provided a deeper understanding of the current state of the COVID-19 vaccines and discussed the latest developments and challenges in the race to develop an effective and safe vaccine for COVID-19. Dr. Abdul Rahman Bizri, Chairperson of the National COVID-19 Vaccine Committee in Lebanon , shared insightful information from both the context of Lebanon and on a global scale per his ex...

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AAHCI-MENA Webinar - Family Coping After a Disaster: The Case of the Beirut Explosion

AAHCI-MENA Webinar - Family Coping After a Disaster: The Case of the Beirut Explosion This webinar focused on the effect of mental health from individuals, children, and the community in Beirut, Lebanon, in response to the Beirut explosion that occurred on August 4, 2020. Dr. Fadi Maalouf shared firsthand experience of treating such patients and how the Department of Psychiatry at American Uni...

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2020 AAHC Annual Meeting - Wellness and the Academic Health Center

Wellness and the Academic Health Center Robert D. Simari, MD (facilitator) , Executive Vice Chancellor, University of Kansas Medical Center Steven P. Wengel, MD , Assistant Vice Chancellor for Campus Wellness, University of Nebraska Medical Center

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2020 AAHC Annual Meeting - Implications of Advances in IT (AI Ecosystem Assets) for Academic Health Systems

Implications of Advances in IT (AI Ecosystem Assets) for Academic Health Systems Angela L. Walker Franklin, PhD (facilitator), President and CEO, Des Moines University S. Vincent Grasso, DO, MSIS, MBA , Global Practice Lead: Healthcare & Life Sciences, Ipsoft

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AAHCI-LAC Webinar - Impact of Research during COVID-19

AAHCI LAC regional office host University of São Paulo Medical School ( FMUSP ) organized a Webinar on the “Impact of Research during COVID-19”. Research and development is a core function of academic health centers, and as the world is tackling the COVID-19 pandemic, many institutions have had to reprogram – or event shut down many – “non-essential” research projects in favor of work on the...

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AAHCI-SEA Webinar - Mental Health of Healthcare Workers

AAHCI SEA regional office host Universitas Indonesia ( FMUI ) organized a Webinar on “Mental Health of Healthcare Workers (HCWs) during COVID-19”. As we’ve seen globally, the spread of the novel coronavirus has challenged many nations and healthcare systems. One under-recognized and unaddressed area is that of the mental health issues that healthcare workers (HCWs) face on the frontline. HCW...

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AAHCI-MENA Webinar - Online Teaching and Faculty Development

AAHCI MENA regional office host , American University of Beirut Medical Center ( AUBMC ), held a Webinar on “Online Teaching and Faculty Development” during COVID-19. Since the pandemic, many instructors and institutions have shifted to deliver their courses online, and the need for quality online instruction is not going away anytime soon. This Webinar included perspectives in the region on rec...

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AAHCI-MENA Webinar-COVID-Free Hospital: How to do it?

AAHCI MENA Member, Sidra Medicine, is working closely with Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health and Hamad Medical Corporation ( also an AAHCI Member ) to ensure that they are supporting the nation and its people during this global pandemic. Sidra Medicine, as a healthcare institution, is also taking all precautions for their staff and patients and following the guidance and advice received from the ...

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