CARPHA Events

Events

DATE TITLE VENUE
January 2017
January 10 - 12  Command Post Exercise Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados
January 11 M&E Technical Working Group Meeting Trinidad and Tobago 
January 13 - 14  Research Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
January 23 - 28 HIV/STI/OI Laboratory Training in Collaboration with CMLF Trinidad and Tobago
January 25 - 26 Post GCRSP Workshop
Trinidad and Tobago
TBD POPs National Inventory Training Antigua and Barbuda, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago
TBD EPI Info7 Training Workshop Guyana
TBD Water Safety Planning Dominica
January 30 - February 1 Meeting of Laboratory Strengthening Technical Advisory Group (CariPHLN) Trinidad and Tobago
February 2017

February 6 - 7 Expert Working Meeting on Emerging National and REgional Security Threats Trinidad and Tobago
February 9 - 10  Consultation on the Policy Package to Address Childhood Obesity Barbados
February 13 -15 Corporate Planning Metting Trinidad and Tobago
February 16 -17 Twenty-Eighth Intersessional Meeting Conference of Heads of Government Guyana
TBD Data Analysis and Report Writing Workshop Anguilla, Guyana
TBD Water Safety Planning Antigua and Barbuda, St. Kitts and Nevis, Suriname
TBD POPs National Inventory Training Barbados, Belize, Suriname
March 2017

TBD Interviewer Training Turks and Caicos
TBD POPs Regional Inventory Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
TBD M&E Technical Working Group (TWG) Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
 March 13 - 14 Caribbean Vector Borne Disease Network Development Workshop  Trinidad and Tobago
March 21 - 22 Regional Coordinating Mechanism on Health Security Trinidad and Tobago
March 21- 23 Twenty-Ninth PACC and Twenty-Sixth PANCAP Executive Board Meeting Barbados
March 21 - 24 Sub Regional Strengthening Food Borne Disease Surveillance in the Caribbean Workshop Trinidad and Tobago
April 2017

April 4 - 7 Meeting of National AIDS Programme Managers and Key Partners Trinidad and Tobago
April 23 Technical Advisory Committee Meeting  Guyana
April 24 Meeting of Chief Medical Officer Guyana
April 24 - 26 CARPHA Annual Health Research Conference Pre-Conference Training Workshop Guyana
April 27 - 29 CARPHA Annual Health Research Conference  Guyana
TBD CATS Phase II Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis
TBD Advance Research Skills Workshop TBD
May 2017

TBD Twentieth Meeting of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR) Barbados
TBD Sustainable Production and Consumption Barbados
TBD M&E Technical Working Group (TWG) Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
May 3 - 13 Caribbean Research Ethics Education Initiative (CREEI) Grenada
May 11 - 12 Forty-Fourth Regular Meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development Guyana
May 12 Sixteenth Executive Board Meeting Virtual
May 16 - 18 CARPHA REC Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
 May 22-14  Social Marketing Training  Trinidad and Tobago
May 22 - 31 World Health Assembly Geneva
June 2017

June 17 - 22 NAACCR Annual Conference Albuquerque, New Mexico
June 27 - 29 Annual CANREC Workshop Jamaica
TBD Meeting of CariPHLN Assembly Trinidad and Tobago
TBD POPs National Implementation Plan Antigua and Barbuda, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago
TBD Water Safety Planning Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, Suriname
TBD Innovative Financing and Sustainability, Workshop Trinidad and Tobago
TBD Sustainable Production and Consumption Trinidad and Tobago
TBD Advanced Research Skills Workshop Trinidad and Tobago
July 2017

 July 2  Caribbean Puclic Health Day  Regional
July 3 - 5 Heads of Government Meeting TBD
TBD POPs National Implementation Plan Barbados, Belize, Suriname
TBD M&E Technical Working Group (TWG) Meeting
September 2017
September 9 Caribbean Wellness Day Regional
September 12 - 14 31st PACC and 27th PANCAP EX Board Trinidad and Tobago
September 18 - 20 Health Policy Training Trinidad and Tobago
September 21 CARPHA 17th Executive Board Washington, D.C.
September 22 CARICOM Officials Meeting Washington, D.C.
September 23 - 24 Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) - CARICOM Meeting Washington, D.C.
September 26th - 28th Research Ethics Committee Training Workshop Bahamas
September 25 - 29 Pan American Health Organization Directing Council Washington, D.C.
TBD POPs Action Plan St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Antigua and Barbuda
TBD Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Working Group (TWG) Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
TBD Launch of IARC Regional Caribbean Cancer Registry Hub Washington, D.C
October 2017
TBD Meeting of CariPHLN Executive Committee Trinidad and Tobago
TBD POPs Action Plan Suriname Belize, Barbados



November 2017
November 7 - 9 Regional Ethics Committee Training Workshop Barbados
TBD POPs Regional NIPs Meeting Trinidad and Tobago
TBD Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Working Group Meeting Trinidad and Tobago

Awareness Corner

CARPHA OBSERVANCE OF HEALTH DAYS

 

February 
4 World Cancer Day

March 
24 World Tuberculosis Day 

April 
7 World Health Day
25 World Malaria Day
Vaccination Week in the Americas

May 
17 World Hypertension Day
31 No Tobacco Day

June 
5 World Environment Day
14 Blood Donor Day 

July 
2 Caribbean Public Health Day
28 World Hepatitis Day

August 
1-7 World Breastfeeding Week

September 
Caribbean Wellness Day (Second Saturday of September)

October 
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
10 World Mental Health Day
15 Global Handwashing Day
24 World Polio Day

November 
14 World Diabetes Day

December 
1 World AIDS Days
3 International Day of Persons with Disabilities