Steven Lawrence
March 05

My Toils in the Secret Garden

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Danforth University Center Rm. 276, Danforth Campus
csargent cotonou
March 06

HIV Prevention for Women: The Global Need

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Holden Auditorium, FLTC, Medical Campus

Better Detection for Elephantiasis Worm Infection

A new diagnostic test for a worm infection that can lead to severe enlargement and deformities of the legs and genitals is far more sensitive than the currently used test.

April 09

Global Health and Infectious Disease Trainee Oral Symposium

1 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
McDonnell Sciences Bldg, Erlanger

Maternal-Child Health Researchers Offer Their Insights

March 26, 2014

Researchers share insights to offer a deeper insight into their experiences in the field of maternal/child health.


Antibiotics Cut Death Rates for Malnourished Kids

Severely malnourished children are far more likely to recover and survive when given antibiotics along with a therapeutic peanut-butter-based food than children who are simply treated with the therapeutic food alone.

April 10

Global Health & Infectious Disease Conference

8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Eric P. Newman Education Center, Medical Campus

Fistula Hospital Changes Women’s Lives in Niger

Lewis Wall, MD worked doggedly to build a hospital in one of the world’s poorest countries to treat women with a devastating childbirth injury. His dream became a reality in February 2012, when a 42-bed hospital opened in Niger, Africa.