2018 Conference Information

                        **June 1-2, 2018**

St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota


  • Getting Started in Global Health at Home and/or Abroad- David Kuhns, PA-C
  • Context Based Medicine in Global Health- Amy Walsh, MD
  • Female Circumcision- Adno Gatah, NP
  • Medical Care in a Refugee Camp- Dave Dvorak, MD, MPH
  • Care and Support of Children with Disabilities in Zambia-Donna DeGracia, MPAS, PA-C, Jennifer Biggs Miller, PT, PhD, MPH, CWS & Renee Hepperlen, PhD
  • Global Health Research- Kari Hartwig, DrPH, MA & Tara Rick, MS, PA-C
  • American Heart: Refugee Health Documentary and Discussion- Rob Carlson, PA-C, AAHIVS & Chris Newberry


  • Bedside Ultrasound- Susan Trelstad, Robert Naughton, Tarik Michael
  • Medical Spanish- Cesar Garcia
  • Working with Refugee populations- Erin Mehta, RN & Leora Hudok, MSW, LICSW



Conference Prices: 

Friday Day: $50 for all students. Fellows, $125 for members and $150 for non-members.  Price includes snacks and lunch.

Saturday Workshops: Additional 50$ fee (two hour slots, $25 per session).

** The workshops Saturday morning will be optional for an additional $50. There is limited occupancy you must sign up for the preferred session to reserve your slot- once the workshops are full registration will be closed for the respective course.


Hotel Information:

We have a special group rate for PAGH conference participants, information is below.

Courtyard Marriott in Bloomington by Mall of America 

Qualifying Dates: 5/30/18 - 6/3/18
Booking Deadline: 5/11/18

Price: $99-$109/night depending on occupancy


Social Event:

Friday Night, June 1st (Time TBD)

Networking opportunity and social outing after the conference. Sign up at the conference and meet fellow PAGH members out for dinner!

*Note, PAGH does not cover the cost of dinner or drinks