Students Stage GLOBAL HEALTH WEEK, Feb. 25-Mar. 1

January 15, 2019

The Global Health Center’s multidisciplinary Global Health Student Advisory Committee (GHSAC) will present the 4th Annual Global Health Week, February 25 – March 1, 2019 on the Danforth and Medical School Campuses. The week of events and activities is designed to educate and engage the community on a broad range of global health issues. Event […]

January 16

Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes Research Seminar Series presents Karen Sandell Sfanos, PhD

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Taylor Avenue Building, Doll & Hill, Medical Campus

Global Health Student Advisory Committee News

January 15, 2019

Global Health Week 2019 by Mackenzie Robinson, MPH Student, Brown School As the fall semester ends, GHSAC wants to remind you of our upcoming Global Health Week taking place from Feb. 25 – March 1, 2019 at Washington University in St. Louis. We have quite the range of exciting global health events planned, including a […]

January 24

CHEPAR Meeting

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Taylor Avenue Building, Doll & Hill, Medical Campus

Applications Open for 2019 Summer Program in Aging and Neurological Diseases

January 15, 2019

The Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health is offering an eight-week summer research program with opportunities for undergraduate students to develop experience in research and aging. For the second consecutive year, the Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health is offering an immersive Summer Research Program. The […]

Insights from the Midwest Universities for Global Health 5.0 Meeting: Better Together

December 18, 2018

By Aishwarya Nagar, MPH Student and Global Health Center Student Advisory Committee (GHSAC) President, and, Mackenzie Robinson, MPH Student, GHSAC Communications Director The Goldfarb School of Nursing hosted the “Midwest Universities for Global Health 5.0: Better Together” conference December 6-7, 2018, successfully bringing together a diverse array of individuals and institutions who are passionate about global […]

January 25

Friday Nighter with Missouri State Representative Deb Lavender

4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Goldberg Formal Lounge, DUC, Danforth Campus

IPH Faculty Scholars Present Satellite Sessions at Global Health Conference

December 17, 2018

Institute for Public Health (IPH) Faculty Scholars will present satellite sessions at the 2019 Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Conference, Mar. 7-10, 2019 in Chicago entitled, “Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health”. CUGH’s annual conference is considered a “must-attend event” for experts in global health. More than 1800 scientists, students and […]

Call for Nominations for the 2019 Friedman and Kopolow Awards

December 12, 2018

The Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the 2019 Friedman & Kopolow Awards. First presented in 2003, with the support of funds created by Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman and Alene and Meyer Kopolow, the awards recognize professionals providing […]

January 31

WUNDIR Meeting

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Goldfarb Hall, #132, Danforth Campus

Washington University in St. Louis Joins Age-Friendly University Global Network

December 6, 2018

Washington University in St. Louis is a new member of the Age-Friendly University Global Network, a group of educational institutions committed to expanding programs and policies to engage people in all life stages. Universities in the network help develop innovations in education, research, and community engagement in order to increase age-diversity on campus, improve multigenerational […]

Institute for Public Health Scholars Present at GSA

November 13, 2018

Seven Institute for Public Health Scholars are co-authors on a diverse mix of papers and posters to be presented at the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), Nov. 14-18 in Boston. GSA brings together more than 4,000 international experts and partners from academia, industry, government, and beyond to exchange information and to […]

Institute for Public Health Conference to Address Health in Rural and Urban Communities

October 25, 2018

Alayna Sibert, of North City Food Hub, will discuss limited access to food in urban neighborhoods When Alayna Sibert arrives for work at the North City Food Hub in St. Louis’ Vandeventer neighborhood, she is motivated by conditions she observed while growing up in the area. Her family was fortunate enough to have a car […]