The WVU School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The WVU Office of CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This continuing education activity has been provided by the WVU School of Nursing for 6 contact hours.  The WVU School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing education by the State of West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, Legislative Rule #19CSR11-4 under provider number WV-1996-0120RN.

The WVU School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.  ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education.  ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

The WVU School of Dentistry designates this activity for 5 continuing education credits.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at

Participants are cautioned about the potential risk of using limited knowledge when incorporating new techniques and procedures into their practices.

ACPEThe West Virginia University School of Pharmacy (WVU SOP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). The CPE activities ACPE UAN 0072-9999-19-080-L04-P to 0072-9999-19-083-L04-P are approved for up to 4.75 contact hours (0.475 CEU’s) of CPE.  WVUSoP will report your participation in these activities to NABP CPE Monitor within 4-6 weeks for all participants who successfully complete each session.  Successful completion includes attending the entire session including signing the attendance sheet and completing an online evaluation form for each CPE session attended.  No partial credit will be awarded. Transcripts of CPE can be printed from your NABP CPE Monitor account.  If needed, statements of attendance may be printed at    

Target Audience

This series is designed for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, residents, students, dentists, hygienists, pharmacists, social workers, engineers, and lawyers who practice or have an interest in global health. 


All those in a position to control content have indicated that they do not have any relevant interests to disclose.


This conference is supported in part by educational grants from Foundation I4.