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Centennial Events

Events scheduled for the spring. Events that occurred in the Fall of 2013 are listed at the bottom.

 

Spring Semester, 2014

Events scheduled for the spring. 

Conferences and Symposia

January 23, 2014
Symposium: A Life-course Approach to Women’s Health
Keynote: George Davey Smith, MD, MSc, MA
Sponsored by Reproductive, Perinatal, & Pediatric Epidemiology & Child Health
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Kresge 502

April 29, 2014
Pop Center 50th Anniversary Symposium
9:00 AM-1:30 PM
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA

May 15, 2014
Comparative Effectiveness Research in Public Health Symposium
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center
8:30 AM-1:00 PM

May 28, 2014
Centennial Symposium Panel: The Next Century of Public Health Research
Kresge G1
2-3:15pm

Seminars and Lectures

January 15, 2014
Centennial Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series Book Presentation
Dr. William Haseltine
Affordable Excellence: The Singapore Healthcare Story
4:00 PM
Kresge G2
Reception to follow.

March 6, 2014
Living and Learning: From Personal Experience to Global Health
Taking Care: Lives, Cares, Caregiving
4:30 PM
Mahindra Center for the Humanities
Thompson Room
Barker Center 110
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

March 7, 2014
National Leadership and Organisations vs. Transactional Leadership and Organisations
Keynote Speaker: Right Honorable Dr. Hage Geingob,
Prime Minister of the Republic of Namibia
Faculty Presenter: Dr. Max Essex
Welcome and Discussion Moderation: Dean Julio Frenk
Lecture: 12:30 PM
Kresge G1
677 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115

March 11, 2014
Living and Learning: From Personal Experience to Global Health
Closing the Cancer Divide: An Equity Imperative
4:30-6:00 PM
Harvard School of Public Health
Kresge G2

 

May 1, 2014
Centennial Dean’s Distinguished Lecture
Health and Social Security at a Crossroads in Mexico
Keynote Speaker: Dr. José Antonio González Anaya
General Director, Mexican Social Security Institute
Lecture: 12:30-1:30 PM
Kresge G2
677 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115

May 5, 2014
Centennial Women Leaders in Public Health Lecture Series
A Conversation with Dr. Margaret A. Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Moderated by Dean Julio Frenk
12:30-1:30pm
Kresge G1
677 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115

May 7, 2014
159th Cutter Lecture on Preventative Medicine
Hormonal Carinogenesis Across the Life Course
4:00 PM
Kresge G1

 

Exhibitions
Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
Biostatistics Historical Exhibition
Presented by Department of Biostatistics
Permanent installation, departmental timeline of historic notes and; Building 2, Floor 4.

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
HSPH Centennial Exhibition
Presented by the HSPH Centennial Committee
Exhibition of objects, records, and photos from Archives; FXB-Kresge Corridor cases.

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
HSPH Digital Timeline
Presented by the HSPH Centennial Committee and Office of Communications.
New digital slideshow installation of HSPH’s historic events and people; HSPH Buildings TBD.

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
Biostatistics Historical Exhibition
Presented by Department of Biostatistics
Permanent installation, departmental timeline of historic notes and; Building 2, Floor 4.

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
HSPH Centennial Exhibition
Presented by the HSPH Centennial Committee
Exhibition of objects, records, and photos from Archives; FXB-Kresge Corridor cases.

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
HSPH Portrait Installation
Presented by the HSPH Centennial Committee
New, permanent installation of portraits; Kresge Building.

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Semesters
HSPH Digital Timeline
Presented by the HSPH Centennial Committee and Office of Communications.
New digital slideshow installation of HSPH’s historic events and people; HSPH Buildings TBD.

Other Events

February 12, 2014
Time Capsule Ceremony and Reception
5:30-6:30 PM
FXB Lobby and Atrium

February 27, 2014
Centennial Celebration to the Stars
Hosted by the Office of Human Resources
Staff and faculty recognition and reception open to HSPH community; at HSPH.

March 3-4, 2014
Centennial Career Fair
12-2 PM
Kresge Cafeteria
Sponsored by the HSPH Career Services Office

April 28, 2014
Pop Center Open House and Reception
4:30-6:00 PM
9 Bow St.
Cambridge, MA

May 28, 2014
Centennial Portrait Unveiling Ceremony
3:30-4:00 PM
Kresge Atrium

 

Many more events will be scheduled throughout the year.

***Please send new and updated Centennial event information to Cristin Martineau, cmartin@hsph.harvard.edu

 

Fall Semester, 2013

Conferences and Symposia

October 10, 2013
Seventh Annual New England Tuberculosis Symposium: “TB in the 21st Century: The Convergence of Infectious and Metabolic Diseases”
Sponsored by Broad Institute, Harvard Global Health Institute, Harvard University Center for AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the IID Department at HSPH
Time: 8:30 AM-6:00 PM
Location: The Broad Institute
7 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA
Open to the Harvard/Boston global health community

October 15-16, 2013
Swiss Re-HSPH Symposium and Anniversary Celebration
Hosted by Swiss Re and HSPH (Departments of Environmental Health and Epidemiology)
Symposium; off-site, Cambridge.

October 18-19, 2013
John B. Little Center for Radiation Sciences and Environmental Health
16th Annual John B. Little Symposium
“Metabolism and epigenetics in stress response”
Hosted by Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases

November 1, 2013
The Second Century Symposium: A Vision for the Future of Public Health Education
Hosted by HSPH
Symposium regarding new educational strategy and the DrPH, by registration.
Location: HMS Joseph B. Martin Center.

November 8, 2013
Cutter Symposium: Celebrating 100 Years of Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health
Hosted by Department of Epidemiology
Full-day symposium focused on clinical epidemiology; primarily open to HSPH students, on Longwood campus.
Time: 9:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location: Kresge G1

December 6, 2013
Whittenberger Symposium and Lecture
Hosted by Department of Environmental Health
Lecture and reception by invitation and open to HSPH community
Time: 4:00 PM-7:00 PM
Location: Joseph B. Martin Conference Center

Seminars and Lectures
September 27, 2013
Herb Sherman Memorial Lecture
“The Real Reform: Creating a Sustainable Health System”
Speaker: Gregg Meyer
Hosted by Department of Health Policy and Management
Lecture: 4:00 PM
Location: Kresge Cafeteria
Reception to follow.

October 16, 2013
Living and Learning: From Personal Experience to Global Health

Launch Seminar: Medical Humanities
Sponsored by Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Global Equity Initiative, Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard, and Harvard Medical School
4:30 PM
FXB Building Room G13
651 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA
Reception to follow.

October 22, 2013
Harvard Malaria Forum: “Rethinking R&D in the New Era of Malaria Eradication”
Hosted by Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Time: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM
Location: Harvard Hall, Harvard Club of Boston
374 Commonwealth Ave., Boston
Open to the Harvard/Boston global health community

October 31, 2013
Second Annual Lagakos Alumni Award and Lecture
Hosted by Department of Biostatistics
Lecture and reception open to HSPH community; at HPSH.

November 5, 2013
Centennial Dean’s Distinguished Lecture: Professor Sir Michael Marmot
Hosted by the Office of the Dean and the Lown Foundation
4:00 PM
Kresge G2
Reception to follow.

November 8, 2013
Living and Learning: From Personal Experience to Global Health
Fragments of an Illness Narrative: A Medical Historian Reflects on His Medical History
4:30-6:00 PM
Mahindra Center for the Humanities
Thompson Room
Barker Center 110
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

December 5, 2013
158th Cutter Lecture on Preventive Medicine
Hosted by the Department of Epidemiology
Lecture and reception open to HSPH community; at HSPH.
Speaker: Bruce Psaty, MD, MPH, PhD
Professor, Department of Medicine
Professor, Epidemiology
University of Washington
Lecture: 5:15-6:15 PM
Location: Kresge G1
Reception to follow.

November 8, 2013
Living and Learning: From Personal Experience to Global Health
Fragments of an Illness Narrative: A Medical Historian Reflects on His Medical History
Speakers: Dr. Allan Brandt
Dr. Homi Bhabha
Dr. Felicia Knaul
Sponsored by Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Global Equity Initiative, Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard, and Harvard Medical School
4:30-6:30 PM
Mahindra Humanities Center
Barker Center 110
12 Quincy St.
Cambridge, MA
651 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA
Reception to follow.

December 16, 2013
Centennial Women Leaders in Public Health Lecture Series
The Science of Resilience and Frailty in Aging
Dr. Linda Fried
Hosted by Committee on the Concerns of Women Faculty and Office of the Dean
Lecture: 4:00 PM
Location: FXB G13

Exhibitions
August – December 2013
Eyes Wide Open: HSPH Arts Initiative Highlighting Global Public Health
Hosted by the Office of Student Affairs
Exhibition of photographic works from HSPH students with a focus on public health problems and potential solutions; on-site at HSPH.

 

Other Events 
August 26-30, 2013
HSPH Student Orientation
Coordinated by the Office of Student Affairs
Scheduled activities throughout week for incoming and returning students with focus on history HSPH; on-site at HSPH.

October 24, 2013
HSPH Centennial Medal and Next Generation Award Ceremony
3:30 PM
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center
Hosted by the Office of the Dean and External Relations
Open to Gala/Campaign Kickoff ticket holders; HSPH students, faculty, academic appointees, and staff may enter the lottery for tickets.

October 25, 2013
Centennial Leadership Panel
Leadership for a Healthier World: Insights from the Front Lines of Global Health”
2:00 PM
Kresge G1
Hosted by Office for External Relations

October 25, 2013
HSPH Community Centennial Celebration
3:00 PM
Kresge Cafeteria and School-wide

November 1, 2013
Centennial Reception
Hosted by Office of the Dean
Reception by invitation; at HMS Joseph B. Martin Center.

November 1-4, 2013
Alumni Centennial Weekend
Coordinated by HSPH Alumni Affairs
Free and ticketed events.

November 2013 
Harvard-Yale Tailgating
Coordinated via Student Affairs
Transportation to and informal party at the Harvard-Yale football game (at Yale, 2013), ticketed event; open to HSPH student community.