The symposium will be held Monday 15 April – Wednesday 17 April 2019 at the Hyatt-Regency in Bellevue, Washington.
This year's Symposium will feature sessions ranging from HIV transmission dynamics in an era of test and treat, mapping maternal newborn child health (MNCH) trends, understanding health seeking behavior in treating malaria, applications for data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence in health, utilizing GPU resources for agent-based models, tuberculosis diagnostics, among others.

New this year, IDM will host its first annual poster session. This intimate gathering will include a reception of hors d’oeuvres and drinks. If you're interested in participating, please submit an abstract within your registration form.

This year IDM will continue its tradition of highlighting student speakers, showcasing the excellent work being done by emerging researchers in global health. This year’s excursion and dinner will be held at Seattle’s iconic Museum of Pop Culture, with featured speaker Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of Pulitzer prize winning book The Emperor of All Maladies