Power to the People: Can Small Energy Lead to Big Public Health Gains?

Date & Time

Thursday November 8th, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Aleia McCord, Fellow, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Giri Venkataramanan, PhD, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

An Evening with Paul Farmer

Date & Time

Monday October 1st, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Paul Farmer, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, UN Deputy Special Envoy for Haiti, a founding director of Partners in Health

The Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health

Date & Time

Tuesday September 18th, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Alan Lockwood, MD, FAAN, Emeritus Professor of Neurology at the University at Buffalo, Physicians for Social Responsibility Board Membe

The Power of Poop: How a Simple Rural Energy Solution in Uganda Promotes Public Health and Conservation

Date & Time

Wednesday August 22nd, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Vianney Tumwesige, chief engineer of the Uganda Biogas Project

GHI Leadership and Quality Improvement Exchange

Date & Time

Sunday July 22nd, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH; Lori DiPrete Brown, MPH; Rick Foster and Greg Hicks, FosterHicks, authors of “How We Choose to Be Happy – The 9 Choices of Extremely Happy People”

The Medical Implications of Fukushima, Chernobyl and Nuclear Power

Date & Time

Thursday April 19th, 2012, 5:00pm

Presenters

Helen Caldicott, MBBS, Co-founder, Physcians for Social Responsibility; President, Nuclear Policy Research Institute

Eighth Annual Global Health Symposium

Date & Time

Wednesday March 14th, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Keynote Speaker: Ruth Levine, PhD, Director, Global Development and Population Program, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

International Student Services Event

Date & Time

Thursday March 8th, 2012, 5:00pm

Presenters

Bettina Luescher, Chief Spokesperson for North America, UN World Food Programme

The United Nations and Global Focus on Non-Communicable Diseases

Date & Time

Monday February 20th, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Trevor Gunn, PhD, Senior Director, International Relations, Medtronic Inc.

Advances in Childhood Tuberculosis – Turning the Corner?

Date & Time

Thursday February 16th, 2012, 7:00pm

Presenters

Jeffrey Starke, MD, Director, Infection Control, Texas Children’s Hospital