World Health Summit 2018
Science - Innovation - Policies
10th World Health Summit
October 14-16, 2018
The World Health Summit is one of the world's most prominent strategic forums for global health.
The interdisciplinary, international event takes place within an atmosphere of academic freedom.
World Health Summit 2018 Presidents
Read the Presidents' Welcome Message
"[...] The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Agenda 2030 provide the framework for a holistic health approach in every area of policymaking. We are glad to see the WHO and other key organizations playing an increasingly supportive and coordinated role in achieving these goals in tandem with the United Nations and the World Health Organization. We need efforts that are transdisciplinary, science-based, cross-sectoral and concerted. They are vital to set the global health agenda for global health for the years to come. Participants from all over the world bring different views, experiences and priorities. They aren’t only welcome – they’re the very essence of the World Health Summit vision, mission and philosophy. We hope you’ll be able to join us on October 14th to 16th at the World Health Summit in Berlin, as we lay the cornerstones for global health in the coming era! [ ...]"
- Pandemic Preparedness
- The Sustainable Development Goals: Health in All Policies
- Access to Essential Medicines
- Strengthening Health Systems
- Antimicrobial Resistance
- The Digital Healthcare Revolution
Held once a year, the World Health Summit has grown into the world’s most prominent forum for addressing global health issues. It brings together key leaders from academia, politics, civil society, and the private sector to address the most pressing health-related challenges on the planet. Vision and Goals
The World Health Summit traditionally enjoys the patronage of the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, the President of the Republic of France and the President of the European Commission. Patronage
Since 2016, participating in the World Health Summit is being certified with 6 points per day by the Berlin Chamber of Physicians