Tue, Sep 01
Pain Awareness Month
September marks the International Pain Awareness Month, an international campaign to raise awareness of issues in the area of pain and pain management. Patients and organizations organize events and call on the health stakeholders to work collaboratively towards increased awareness and better ...
Tue, Sep 01
World Alzheimer's Month
World Alzheimer's Month (WAM) is the international campaign to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia. World Alzheimer’s Day takes place on 21 September and is part of WAM. Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease that impairs memory and other mental functions.
Thu, Sep 17
World Patient Safety Day
The World Patient Safety Day (WPSD) is observed on 17 September all over the world. The 72nd World Health Assembly (WHA) in May, 2019, adopted a resolution WHA72.6 ‘Global Action on Patient Safety’ which also endorsed the establishment of World Patient Safety Day (WPSD) on 17 September.
Tue, Dec 01
World AIDS Day
WAD brings together global community to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and demonstrate international solidarity in the face of the pandemic. It has become one of the most widely recognized international health days and a key opportunity to encourage progress in HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment
Thu, Dec 03
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
IDPD is observed to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. It seeks to increase awareness for integration of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.
Thu, Dec 10
34th International Conference of Alzheimer's Disease International
ADI is proud that its international conference is the longest running and one of the largest international conferences on dementia, attracting over 1,000 delegates from over 100 countries. The conference update participants on latest advances in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment.
Sat, Dec 12
International Universal Health Coverage Day
On International Universal Health Coverage Day, advocates worldwide call for strong, equitable health systems that leave no one behind. Universal health coverage (UHC) ensures all people, everywhere, can get the quality health services they need without facing financial hardship.