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Toward a Shared Culture of Health: Enriching and Charting the Patient-Clinician Relationship
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Toward a Shared Culture of Health: Enriching and Charting the Patient-Clinician Relationship
March 10 to 16, 2017
In 1998, in a Salzburg Global session attended by 64 individuals from 29 countries, teams of health professionals, patient advocates, artists, storytellers, policy makers, representatives of the media, social scientists and other lay individuals created the country of PeoplePower ...
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The Child in the City: Health, Parks and Play
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The Child in the City: Health, Parks and Play
March 18 to 22, 2017
The world is becoming increasingly, rapidly, urbanised, with nearly 70% of the world’s population expected to live in urban centers by 2050. Over 1 billion children already live in cities, where new births are increasingly concentrated.  While cities are exciting centers o ...
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Driving the Change: Global Talent Management for Effective Philanthropy
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Driving the Change: Global Talent Management for Effective Philanthropy
September 17 to 20, 2017
By Invitation Only The global philanthropy sector is on the move in unprecedented ways, popping up in new places, growing in scale, and diversifying in form. At its best, philanthropy confronts global challenges with big ambitions, using holistic and innovative approaches ...
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Changing Minds: New Approaches to Dementia Care
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Changing Minds: New Approaches to Dementia Care
December 07 to 12, 2017
With demographic change and longer lives, the challenge of caring for those suffering from dementia has been growing in most parts of the world. Several encouraging new treatments are now in the pipeline, mostly connected with early diagnosis and slowing the down the course ...
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