Thursday Brown Bag Series

This series features current research of members and affiliates of GHP.  The intent is to both educate and raise the awareness of our community and beyond, about the research activities presently being conducted by faculty, students, researchers and special guests of the department.

Thursdays, 12:30-1:30pm, Bldg-1, Rm 1208


February 6, 2014
QALYphilia: A Cure?
Jaime Caro, Adjunct Professor, McGill University

February 13, 2014
The Economic Cost of Low Caloric Intake: Evidence from India
Heather Schofield

February 20, 2014
Evaluating Strategies for Reforming the Global Political Economy of National Health Systems
Steven Hoffman, Visiting Assistant Professor

February 27, 2014
Innovating to End Maternal Mortality
Thomas Burke, Chief, Division of Global Health and Human Rights, MGH

March 6, 2014
Alcohol Consumption and Violence Against Women: Evidence from India
Dara Lee Luca, Research Associate

March 27, 2014
Violence in the Caribbean Basin: The Importance of Geopolitics
Sergio Aguayo, Robert F. Kennedy Visiting Professor


April 10, 2014 - Can Antiretroviral Therapy at Scale Improve the Health of the Targeted in Sub-Saharan Africa? Nicholas Wilson, Assistant Professor of Economics

April 17, 2014 - Title TBD
Suerie Moon, Lecturer on Global Health

April 24, 2014 - Mega-trends in environmental change and their human health impact
Christopher Golden, Harvard University Center for the Environment

May 1, 2014 - Politics of promoting decentralization in El Salvador
Thomas Bossert, Senior Lecturer on Global Health Policy