Global Health Week 2018


March 26-30, 2018

Check back here for updates for this week of exciting events:

Monday: March 26
Panel Discussion:
“Primary Healthcare Coverage and Quality”
Sundeep Kapilla, Peter Berman, Margaret Kruk
Moderator: Goodarz Danaei
1:00 – 2:00 PM  Building 1, Room 1208

Sustainability and Student Health Forum: “Radical Listening: Saving Lives and Rainforests in Borneo”
Kinari Webb, Health in Harmony
1:00 – 2:00 PM FXB G11

Doctor of Public Health Program: “Why Teams? Better Teams for a Healthier World”
Amy C. Edmondson, Harvard Business School
5:00 – 8:00 PM Kresge G1

Tuesday: March 27

Harvard Chan ASEAN Student Organization “Student Ideas Festival”
Featuring MPH students
1:00 – 2:00 PM FXB G13

Seminar: “Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis: Conflict, Cholera, and International Response”
Harvard Humanitarian Initiative / Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
4:00 – 6:00 PM, HKS, Starr Auditorium, Belfer Building, Floor 2.5

Global Health Movie Night
“Thank You for Smoking”
Director: Jason Reitman
Hosted by Richard Cash and Stephen Marks
5:30 PM  Building 1, Room 1208
Pizza and refreshments will be served

Wednesday: March 28
Special Seminar: Roger Glass, Director of the Fogarty International Center
“Training Future Leaders in Global Health”
2:00-3:30 PM Kresge 502

Film Screening & Panel Discussion: “Out of Breath: Journey to the North”
KJ Seung and Salmaan Keshavjee
4:00 – 6:00 PM HMS, Gordon Hall, Waterhouse Room
Light refreshments will be served

Thursday, March 29:
Workshop: “Reimagine Healthy Aging”
Public Health Innovation x Technology Student Forum and MIT Hacking Medicine
11:00 AM- 1:30 PM Building 1, Room 1208
Please register here.

5th Annual State of Global Health Symposium: “Global Health and Aging”
2:00 PM, Joseph B. Martin Center, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA
Please register here.

Friday, March 30
Global Health Faculty Debate
Nicolas Menzies and Rifat Atun
Moderator: Lindsay Jaacks
1:00 – 2:00 PM  Building 1, Room 1208

GHP Spring Social
3:30 – 6:00 PM  Building 1, Room 1208
For GHP students, faculty, staff, and researchers