Events / Global Health Work in Progress Meeting with Ting Wang & Irina Diekmann

Global Health Work in Progress Meeting with Ting Wang & Irina Diekmann

November 13, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hybrid: Virtual and in person

Formerly known as Global Health Work in Progress, the Global Health Seminar Series aims to bring together members of the Washington University global health community to learn about each other’s work. The Global Health Seminar Series occurs on the second Monday of each month throughout the academic year.

People working on a grant, paper or a new idea are encouraged to present their work at this meeting to get feedback. To propose a presentation for a future meeting, please contact

In person attendance

This meeting will take place in person in room 301 of the Farrell Learning & Teaching Center (FLTC). Please register to attend. Lunch will be provided.

FLTC is located at 520 S Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO. We recommend parking in the Metro or Clayton Garages. Learn more about parking on the Medical Campus.

Virtual attendance

Please register to receive your own unique link to attend via Zoom meeting.


If you have any accessibility needs, please contact Emily Hickner at We need to be notified at least five business days prior to the event to guarantee accommodation for interpretation and CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) services.

Featured Presentations

The Human Pangenome Project

Ting Wang, PhD

Sanford C. and Karen P. Loewentheil Distinguished Professor of Medicine
McDonnell Genome Institute, School of Medicine

A One Health approach to elucidate the role of an animal reservoir for Brugia malayi for the elimination of lymphatic filariasis in Belitung District, Indonesia

Irina Diekmann, DVM

Postdoc Research Associate, School of Medicine