The Section on Global Health (SOGH), formerly the Section on International Child Health (SOICH), strives to promote and lead efforts to help children throughout the world attain optimal physical, mental and social health and well-being through high quality education and training, effective partnerships and collaborations, and staunch advocacy for the world's children.

About SOGH

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Message from the Chair
A welcome message from Heather Haq, MD, MHS, FAAP.
Meet our Leadership
See our current roster.
Contact Us
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Benefits & Criteria


SOGH Membership
How to Join
Learn about membership criteria and different ways to be part of the section.
Sample Newsletter
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Initiatives & Events

Discover awards offered by the Section on Global Health (SOGH).
Learn more about the International Community Access To Child Health (ICATCH) program.
Global Prep: Know Before You Go
An example of the types of informative webinars SOGH provides to members planning to work globally.

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Invest in your future, and the future of all children. Gain immediate access to all our latest news, guidance and education – plus, develop connections with peers who share your passion for helping children. Become an engaged member of our Section today.

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