2012 – 2013

Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series Archives, 2012-2013
Information about and webcasts of events that have taken place this academic year are available on this page.

Dean’s Distinguished Lecture
Book Presentation
Thursday, May 9, 2013
“To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation”
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Paul Farmer
Faculty Comments by: Dr. Wafaie Fawzi
With Welcome by: Dean Julio Frenk
View the event webcast.

Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Book Presentation
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
“No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses”
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Peter Piot
Faculty Comments: Dr. George Seage
With Welcome by: Dean Julio Frenk
View event webcast.
Read an article about the event.

Dean’s Distinguished Lecture
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
“Vitamin A, Magic Bullets, Doubters, and Delivery Systems”
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Alfred Sommer
Faculty Comments: Dr. Walter Willett
With Welcome by: Dean Julio Frenk
View event webcast.

Dean’s Distinguished Lecture
Thursday, November 15, 2012
“Leadership on the Road to a Safer Game”
Keynote: National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell
Watch highlights of the event.

Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Book Presentation
Thursday, September 6, 2012
“I Heard the Sirens Scream”
Keynote Speaker: Laurie Garrett
With Welcome by: Dean Julio Frenk
View the event webcast.
Read the article in the Harvard GazetteAfter 9/11, Health Lessons Ignored, by Alvin Powell, September 10, 2012