May 28, 2021

 

Announcements


May Graduating Students

Your HUSHP coverage will be ending July 31. It may take several weeks to complete the enrollment process for new coverage. Learn more about securing other health insurance coverage.

Click here to learn more about: May Graduating Students
For more information contact: mservices@huhs.harvard.edu


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


Dear Harvard Chan – Share and Connect

Send a graduation thank you

Say thank you and send a postcard to someone who supported you on your public health journey – whether from school, work, or in your family. Take a moment and change someone’s day. The Dear Harvard Chan website has been created for the Harvard Chan community by the Office for Student Affairs in conjunction with Harvard College.

Click here to learn more about: Dear Harvard Chan – Share and Connect


Women, Gender, & Health – Events Co-Chair Position

The Women, Gender, and Health Events Subcommittee is seeking a student co-chair for the 2021-2022 school year (and beyond)! This is an exciting opportunity to meet the public health academics and practitioners you want to learn from who are doing work related to women, gender, and health. Main Role: Plan an event every other month with the faculty co-chair and WGH staff members. Previous events have focused on: reproductive justice, Trans health, mass incarceration and health, and more!

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


Join the Take Action Tuesday Committee

Students supporting community & global action!

Take Action Tuesday is a Women, Gender, & Health sponsored weekly advocacy initiative (e.g. phone banking, letter writing, donation collection etc.) for timely issues at the intersection of social justice and public health. We’re looking to grow our 2021-2022 academic year team with students interested in advocacy and enabling change. Interested? Email wgh@hsph.harvard.edu to join!

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


Countway Library’s Harvard Chan Liaison Team is Here for You

Ask us about searching the literature on your topic, the history of medicine, citation and publication support, and more!

Countway Library liaisons to the Harvard Chan School are a collaborative group of librarian research professionals specializing in all aspects of the research lifecycle, from idea inception and organization to publication and dissemination. Liaisons represent the research & instruction, publishing & data services, access services, and history of medicine & health sciences departments in the library, and are available to students, faculty, and staff for project, class, and research support.

Click here to learn more about: Countway Library’s Harvard Chan Liaison Team is Here for You


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

 

Events


Grad Bible Study and Dinner

Asian Baptist Student Koinonia at GSAS

Saturday May 29, 2021 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Social and Community-Building

You’re invited to our Bible study and dinner! In honor of AAPI Heritage Month, we’ll enjoy Asian food together; join us afterwards for games. Register using the link below to get the Zoom info; we’ll cover your dinner (up to $12) for the first 40 graduate students who register!

Click here to learn more about: Grad Bible Study and Dinner
For more information contact: gsas-absk@hcs.harvard.edu


Medicare for All: A Conversation with Dr. Abdul El-Sayed

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

Dr. Abdul El-Sayed and FXB Center Director Dr. Mary T. Bassett will discuss the themes in Medicare for All: A Citizen’s Guide, a new book authored by Dr. El-Sayed and Dr. Micah Johnson. FXB Center Executive Director Dr. Natalia Linos will moderate the discussion.

Click here to learn more about: Medicare for All: A Conversation with Dr. Abdul El-Sayed
For more information contact: fxbcenter_info@hsph.harvard.edu


Career Huddle for the Job Search

Wednesday June 2, 2021 – Wednesday August 25, 2021
Virtual | Event Website
Event Category: Workshop or Skill-Development

Come connect with other Harvard Chan graduates who are currently searching for jobs to provide and receive support, learn of resources, and stay on track with your goals. Career coaches from the OCPD will facilitate.

Click here to learn more about: Career Huddle for the Job Search
For more information contact: careers@hsph.harvard.edu


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


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