June 4, 2021

 

Announcements


Want to learn more about Infectious Diseases, now that COVID has changed everyone’s life?

We have 2 three-week courses in the summer focused on Infectious Diseases!

IID 232 and IID 233 are courses that look at Vector-Borne and Zoonotic infections and those infections transmitted through food and water. The focus is on specific pathogens and outbreaks. The courses are field studies, lectures by experts in these areas and readings. Check your my.harvard portal for these important courses in the Summer 1 term!

For more information contact: asabarof@hsph.harvard.edu


Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Program

The application period for EIS Class of 2022 is open now through June 11, 2021.

Join the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) for a Life-Changing Career Experience! EIS officers serve CDC and its partners by providing rapid, creative, and effective solutions to public health problems. They are ready to go anywhere in the world at a moment’s notice. The application period is now open for more information and to apply please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/eis/application/index.html

Click here to learn more about: Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Program
For more information contact: eisapplication@cdc.gov


Medical and Mental Health Video Visits

Access to live video visits has never been easier. Providers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Learn more about accessing care.

Click here to learn more about: Medical and Mental Health Video Visits
For more information contact: mservices@huhs.harvard.edu

 

Events


Careers in Humanitarianism Webinar: Phuong Pham, PhD, MPH

Tuesday June 8, 2021 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Lecture, Seminar, Forum

On Tuesday, June 8 at 1:00 PM , the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative will host a special webinar on Careers in Humanitarianism, featuring Phuong Pham, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor at the Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Click here to learn more about: Careers in Humanitarianism Webinar: Phuong Pham, PhD, MPH
For more information contact: hhi@harvard.edu


Future Global Health Leaders Webinar Series: Adapting Professionally During a Pandemic

Tuesday June 8, 2021
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Lecture, Seminar, Forum

This webinar of the Future Global Health Leaders network will help students understand how global career options have shifted as a result of COVID-19. From changing priorities to shifts in physical work location, we’ll highlight how global health work is changing during this time

Click here to learn more about: Future Global Health Leaders Webinar Series: Adapting Professionally During a Pandemic
For more information contact: recruit@globalhealthtp.org


Coming OUT or NOT: Considerations & Experiences at HMS & Affiliate Hospitals

Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month!

Wednesday June 9, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Other

Panelists: Daphne Hass-Kogan, MD (BWH), EJ Jarvie (Staff, HMS), Kanika Kamal (Student, HMS), Jonathan Matsui, PhD (Staff, HMS), Deepali Ravel, PhD (Faculty, HMS), Leah Fygetakis, PhD (Staff, HMS). A compilation of “out at work” resources will also be provided by Countway Library.

Click here to learn more about: Coming OUT or NOT: Considerations & Experiences at HMS & Affiliate Hospitals


Making your research reproducible with protocols.io

A protocols.io webinar hosted by Countway Library

Thursday June 10, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Workshop or Skill-Development

protocols.io is an open-access platform for researchers to create step-by-step, interactive, and dynamic protocols that can be run on mobile or web. Join the webinar to learn more about some of the functionality in protocols.io and best practices for reproducible protocols.

Click here to learn more about: Making your research reproducible with protocols.io
For more information contact: julie_goldman@harvard.edu


Ethiopia Nutrition, Agriculture, and Child Health Symposium

GID Ethiopia Training Program

Wednesday June 16, 2021 | 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Lecture, Seminar, Forum

Jointly hosted by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Addis Continental Institute of Public Health (ACIPH), this symposium will explore opportunities and challenges in improving Ethiopian child health through nutrition-specific and nutrition-sensitive approaches.

Click here to learn more about: Ethiopia Nutrition, Agriculture, and Child Health Symposium
For more information contact: tyoung@hpsh.harvard.edu