Promoting Global Health Youth Leadership: Frontiers in Health Science Research Forum aims at introducing the concept of global health to participants, giving a deep insight into health science research, and fostering youth leadership through encouraging youth to develop their own projects related to global health issues.
Two well-designed sessions are available to all who are interested in global health. One is the lecture session, the other is the proposal development session.
During the lecture session, Professors and scholars from Duke Kunshan University will introduce their research field and cutting-edge research projects to the participants. Five groups of speakers will give talks in five domains, which are non-communicable disease management, population aging, one health, environmental health, and health system. Each talk lasts for 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes of Q&A.
The proposal development session focuses on fostering participants’ problem-solving ability in global health. Based on their interests, participants will be divided in to five small working groups corresponding with the lecture topics. Faculties and staffs of Duke Kunshan University will assign a specific scenario to the participants where they are request to find solutions to the problems.
The languages of this forum are Chinese and English. No translation service will be provided.