SheffWHO 2019 is the second health-themed simulation in Sheffield, modelled after the World Health Organization’s (WHO) largest annual meeting – The World Health Assembly!
The Sheffield World Health Organization Simulation or SheffWHO, being held March 8th-10th, 2019 addressing the theme “Non-Communicable Diseases: A Crisis in Slow Motion”.
To tackle this topical health issue, students, alumni, and professionals can represent a WHO Member State (Country), Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Pharmaceutical Companies and Media Organisations. Along the way, there will be opportunities to create innovative solutions to improve our world.
Attendees do not require any experience in health policy, debate or the WHO to participate. Whether you’re studying journalism, politics, economics, computer science, public health or medicine this diversity will ensure the creation of a variety interventions to tackle global health issues. At the end of SheffWHO, people will be equipped with the tools to become a more confident and competent global health actor and practitioner.