Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Global Health

Global Health Seminars and Lectures

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FSM medical students doing global health electives are required to attend two Global Health Seminars, in addition to completing the Analytic Memo.

Global Health Seminars

Spring

Leah Neubauer, EdD, Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine in the Division of Public Health Practice, Feinberg School of Medicine, and Director of Accreditation, Program in Public Health (PHP)

Title: MHM in 10: Menstruation Hygiene Management in Kenya
Date: Wednesday, April 11th 5-6pm - Food served
Location: McGaw 1-401
240 E. Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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Ashti Doobay-Persaud, MD, Associate Director of Global Health Graduate Education and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine

Title: Global Health Ethics
Date: Thursday, April 19th 12-1pm - Lunch served
Location: McGaw 1-401
240 E. Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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Maxwell Akanbi, MBBS, MSCI, PhD Candidate, Health Sciences Integrated PhD Program, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Fellow of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria

Title: Smoking cessation in sub-Saharan Africa: Progress and Challenges
Date: Monday, April 23rd 12-1pm - Lunch served
Location: Searle Seminar Room
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
Chicago, IL 60611
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Shannon Galvin, MD, Director of Clinical Programs & Training, Center for Global Health and Associate Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Feinberg School of Medicine

Title: Top Ten Habits of Successful Global Health Practitioners
Date: Wednesday, May 2nd 12-1pm - Lunch served
Location: McGaw 1-401
240 E. Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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Spring Global Health Day 2018:
Poster Presentation and Keynote Lecture

Judith Lasker, PhD, N.E.H. Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Lehigh University

Title: Hoping to Help: The Promises and Pitfalls of Global Health Volunteering
Date: Monday, May 14th 12-2pm (Poster presentation 12-1, Keynote lecture 1-2) - Lunch served
Location: Northwestern Medicine Prentice Women's Hospital, 3rd floor, Atrium and Conference Room L 
250 E. Superior
Chicago, IL 60611
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Jonathon Zinger, Assistant Director, Office of Global Safety and Security, Northwestern

Title: Global Risks: Guidance and Resources for Responsible Travel
Date: Monday May 21st 5-6pm - Food served
Location: McGaw 2-322 Kellerman Classroom
240 E. Huron
Chicago, IL 60611

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Brian Citro, JD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Impact, Kellogg School of Management

Title: Developing a Human Rights-Based Approach to Tuberculosis: Lessons from Research and Global Advocacy
Date: Thursday June 21st 12-1pm - Lunch served
Location: McGaw 1-401
240 E. Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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