A 2-Day Participatory Webinar Discussion - "Rethinking Malaria in the Context of COVID–19" In keeping with a longstanding academic tradition, multidisciplinary perspectives from diverse stakeholders and discussants will be offered in a neutral environment during this 2-day, public webinar. Q&A will be available during portions of the proceedings for broader engagement. Together, we will identify … Continue reading "2-Day Webinar on Malaria Governance, Integrated Service Delivery, Training & Capacity Building"
On September 29, World Heart Day, colleagues and friends will come together virtually to honor Dr. Lown in a portrait unveiling ceremony at the Global Health and Population department of the Harvard Chan School. During the event, we will reflect on Dr. Lown’s contributions to the medical community and humanitarian causes, with remarks provided by … Continue reading "Dr. Lown’s Portrait Unveiling"
Department of Epidemiology Seminar Series Speaker: K. Srinanth Reddy, MD President, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology Department of Epidemiology Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Abstract: Science must fulfill its social mission by guiding public policy. Epidemiology must provide direction and scientific strength to public health in advancing the … Continue reading "Evolution of Epidemiology: Methods Must Match Mission"
21st Annual Marshall J. Seidman Lecture Virtual Lecture Opening Remarks: Barbara J. McNeil, MD, PhD Invited Lecturer: Susan Athey, PhD The Economics of Technology Professor Stanford University Graduate School of Business
Panel Discussion: Universal Basic Income in the U.S. – Insights from Research and Practice Join the Harvard Catalyst Community Engagement program as we host a panel discussion of experts who will speak on the evidence and practice for universal basic income as a social policy strategy for improving health and wellbeing. Panelists will share current … Continue reading "Panel Discussion: Universal Basic Income in the U.S. – Insights from Research and Practice"
Research Data Management is essential for responsible research and should be introduced when starting a new project or joining a new lab. Managing data across a project and/ or a team allows for accurate communication about that project. This session will review the important steps for onboarding new employees/trainees to a lab or new projects. The … Continue reading "Research Data Onboarding: Procedures for Research Consistency"
Event Description On June 30, the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School announced a new research initiative, the Project on Psychedelics Law and Regulation (POPLAR). To mark POPLAR's launch, the Petrie-Flom Center has invited experts from all aspects of the emerging psychedelics industry — including clinicians, researchers, patient advocates, legal experts, … Continue reading "Introducing POPLAR: The Future of Psychedelics Law and Regulation"
Department of Epidemiology Seminar Series Speaker: Carol Brayne, CBE, FMedSci Professor, Department of Public Health and Primary Care Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge Abstract: Population studies of older people with a focus on have undoubtedly informed policy development and research funding for dementia, most particularly with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease. This talk … Continue reading "Epidemiology and Public Health Reflections on Population Studies of Dementia in Older Populations"
This event is a launch point for Harvard Chan's diversity strategic plan, and is intended to serve as an opportunity to highlight priority objectives for this academic year, new resources available in the community, and promising practices underway at the Harvard Chan School intended to facilitate progress with our diversity goals.