Beyond Borders: Transforming Health at Home and Abroad

2011 Institute for Public Health Annual Conference Summary

Photo Album | Conference Agenda (PDF)

Keynote Speaker

Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD
“Global Health in the 21st Century: A View from Fogarty”

Breakout Sessions

Fighting Family in Africa & Malnutrition in Our Own Community
Local and Global Health Initiatives: Lessons Learned and Shared
Our Newest Neighbors: Meeting the Needs of St. Louis’ Increasingly Diverse Population

Breakout Session Details (PDF)

Outstanding Transdisciplinary Scholar Awardee: Ross Brownson

A leader in the field of evidence-based public health, and an expert in chronic disease prevention and applied epidemiology, Dr. Brownson holds a joint appointment in the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis and the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (Siteman Cancer Center). He is the co-director of the Prevention Research Center – a major, CDC-funded center jointly led by Washington University and Saint Louis University. He serves on the Faculty Advisory Council for the Institute for Public Health, is associate editor of the Annual Review of Public Health, and leads a large number of other major research and training projects.