https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=INAfe81nR2Q Social isolation and loneliness have emerged as a public health crisis, with links to elevated risks of cardiovascular disease, dementia, stroke, depression, and anxiety. U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) … Continue reading "Tackling the loneliness epidemic: A Q&A with Sen. Chris Murphy"
Harvard Chan School hosts a diverse array of speakers, invited to share both scholarly research and personal perspectives. They do not speak for the School, and hosting them does not imply endorsement of their views, organizations, or employers.
Our fifth annual Giving Day is Wednesday, March 6, 2024! Each year, this day provides an opportunity to make a tremendous collective impact and advance our mission to build a world where everyone can thrive. This year, a generous alum will match every gift, dollar-for-dollar, up to $100K, with their own gift to financial aid. … Continue reading "Harvard Chan Giving Day"
Jesse Bump will chair.
In commemoration of International Women’s Day, the Palestine Program for Health and Human Rights invites you to join a webinar dedicated to the Palestinian women in Gaza. The webinar will bring together three feminist scholar-activists in conversation about Gaza, Palestinian women’s health, and resistance to genocide. The webinar is co-sponsored by the Religion, Conflict, and … Continue reading "Palestinian Women in Gaza: War, Health, and Feminist Solidarity"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMuk82iVUxw In this fireside chat, Fatima Maada Bio, first lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, will discuss the critical importance of empowering girls and women to shape Africa’s future. … Continue reading "Empowering girls in Africa: A Q&A with Sierra Leone First Lady Fatima Maada Bio"
Department of Epidemiology Seminar Series Speaker: JoAnn E. Manson, MD, MPH, DrPH, MACP Chief of the Division of Preventive Medicine Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Professor of Medicine, Michael and Lee Bell Professor of Women’s Health, Harvard Medical School Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presentation Overview and Objectives: Review the … Continue reading "Novel Insights on Precision Nutrition from the VITAL and COSMOS Trials"
Lisa Berkman, PhD, Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, will … Continue reading "Harvard Pop Center Hybrid Social Demography Seminar: “Chaos or community: The role of social ties in shaping population health”"
Join the Department of Global Health and Population for our weekly Thursday Brown Bag Series. On March 7, Sawsan Abdulrahim, PhD, MPH, will present “Trajectories of Risk: Early Marriage among Adolescent Girls in Displacement”. Sawsan is a Palestine Program Health & Human Rights Fellow at FXB Center for Health & Human Rights at Harvard University. … Continue reading "Trajectories of Risk: Early Marriage among Adolescent Girls in Displacement"
Talk title: Target Trial Emulation for Vaccine Evaluation - Possibilities and Challenges Presenter: Kayoko Shioda, Assistant Professor of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health Dr. Shioda is an infectious disease epidemiologist and veterinarian. Her research aims to advance human and animal health by identifying evidence-based interventions for the control of infectious … Continue reading "Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics ID Epi Seminar Series"