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Career Trajectories in Public Health: International Non-Governmental Organizations

September 22nd, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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This webinar series is designed and moderated by Rashad Massoud, MD, MPH, FACP, a visiting faculty member at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The series aims to expose Harvard Chan students to the wide array of career paths they may pursue.

Join us on Friday, September 22, from 1 to 2 pm to learn about working in international NGOs from our speakers, Nana Mensah Abrampah (WHO Geneva) and Karla Schwarzbauer (IDB Honduras). The speakers will share their experiences and hold a Q&A session with the attendees. We look forward to seeing you there! Read more about our speakers below.

Nana Mensah Abrampah is a technical officer in the Office of the Director, Strategic Planning and Partnership for the WHO Health Emergencies Programme. She is based at the WHO Headquarters in Geneva.

Karla Schwarzbauer is a medical professional with a master’s in health services management and certification from Harvard’s continuous medical education program in safety, quality, informatics, and leadership. She is also a regional expert in health systems, sustainability, and innovations in the Salud Mesoamerica Initiative, a public–private partnership focused on improving the health outcomes of the region’s poorest 20%.


Date: September 22nd, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Calendars: Public Events, School-wide Events, University-wide Events
Event types: Lectures / Seminars / Forums