Global Health Week 2018

February 6, 2018

Global Health Week is a multidisciplinary, student-organized week of activities, organized by the Global Health Student Advisory Committee, designed to educate and engage the community on a broad range of health care issues.

Everyone is welcome to attend all the events. Please register by February 20, 2018. Walk-ins are welcome.

Event Details:

Mon, Feb 26, 3-4 pm, Seigle L006
Danforth Campus
The First 1000 Days and Beyond: Women’s Role in Global Nutrition and Food Security
Guest lecture by Dr. Lora Iannotti, Brown School

Wed, Feb 28, 3-4 pm, Seigle L006
Danforth Campus
Gender and HIV Transmission and Treatment Disparities
Guest lecture by Jon Cohen, staff writer, Science.

Wed, Feb 28, 7-9 pm, Graham Chapel
Danforth Campus
Pulitzer Center Journalists Report on HIV/AIDS and Ebola
Jon Sawyer, Executive Director, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting; Carl Gierstorfer, Journalist, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting; Jon Cohen, Staff Writer, Science; Dr. Megan Baldridge, Washington University School of Medicine; & Jae Lee, Washington University School of Medicine. Moderator: Anirudh Gururaj, Washington University.

Thurs, March 1, 4-6 pm, Goldfarb 132
Danforth Campus
Global Health Careers and Health Communication  
Group discussion with Carl Gierstorfer, Journalist, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, and Dr. Rebecca Kaplan, Mellon/ACLS Public Fellow, Education Specialist, Pulitzer Center; moderated by Drs. Jessica Levy, Brown School, Washington University & Caline Mattar, Department of Medicine, Washington University

View the documentary screening flyer.

View the Global Health Week flyer.

These events are supported by McDonnell International Scholars Academy, the Global Health Center, Arts & Sciences, Brown School, School of Medicine, Law School, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Olin Business School and Sam Fox School.