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Global Health Lecture Series


The Center for Global Health sponsors a monthly lecture series dedicated to the various issues in global health. Students, faculty, affiliates and visitors are invited to attend the monthly lectures featuring notable University of Colorado faculty and global health leaders.

To print a Spring 2014 lecture schedule, click here​​.​

Spring 2014 Schedule
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION LECTURER TITLE OF LECTURE

January 8, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1202

Anitha Thippaiah, MD, MPH, Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Public Health, Hyderabad

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Public Health Nutrition and Food Safety Challenges Facing 21st Century India​

PowerPoint

January 22, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1103​

Charles Steinberg, MD

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Dermatology in Africa: With emphasis on HIV related skin problems and how to get an e-mail consult

PowerPoint

February 13, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1304

Elizabeth Ryan, PhD, Assistant Professor of Toxicology and Nutrition, Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences/Food Science and Human Nutrition, Colorado State University

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Global One Health Opportunities with Rice Bran

March 5, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus​, Education 2 North Building, Room 1103
 
 

Ambassador Christopher Hill, Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver

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Dissecting Syria

April 16, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1107​
 
 

Elizabeth Carlton, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health

Climate change and the bottom billion –  A look at the potential impacts of climate change on diarrheal disease in low resource settings

April 30, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 2106
 
 

Rebecca Ivers, PhD, MPH, Director, Injury Division; Professor of Public Health at the University of Sydney

The Burden of Injury in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island People in Australia

May 7, 2014

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1107​
 
 

Gary Melton, PhD, Associate Director for Community Development and Social Policy in the Kempe Center; Professor of Pediatrics and Community and Behavioral Health at the University of Colorado

Children's Right to Participate

Fall 2013 Schedule
 
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION LECTURER TITLE OF LECTURE

September 11, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2206​​

David Akerson, JD, Lecturer in International Criminal Law and Justice at the University of Denver College of Law

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Rwanda – A look back at the genocide, post-conflict justice and institution building at year twenty​

PowerPoint​

October 2, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2206​

David Cohn, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, University of Colorado School of Medicine

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University of Colorado-University of Zimbabwe Medical Education Partnership: View of the Visiting Professor

PowerPoint​

November 20, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2206​

Jay Lemery, MD, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Section of Wilderness and Environmental Medicine

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Climate Change and Global Health

PowerPoint​

December 4, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2206​
 
 

Monica Carten, MD, ​DTMH, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases at the University of Colorado School of Medicine

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Global Health Comes Home-Immigrants and Refugees Living with HIV

PowerPoint​

December 9, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 2102​
 
 

Tonny Tumwesigye, Executive Director at Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB), Uganda

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Healthcare in Uganda

PowerPoint

Spring 2013 Schedule
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION LECTURER TITLE OF LECTURE

Jan​uary 23, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2305

Charles Daley, MD, Chief, Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections, National Jewish Health and Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado, School of Medicine

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Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis - A Challenge to Global TB Control

PowerPoint

February 7, 2013

12-1:30 pm

1250 14th St., Suite 150, Denver, CO, 80202

Blair Gifford, PhD, Professor of International Health Management in the Business School and the Colorado School of Public Health

International Executive Roundtable: Healthcare in China

PowerPoint

February 13, 2013

12-1 pm

Auraria Campus (Downtown), Tivoli 444

Randall Kuhn, PhD, Associate Professor and Director, Global Health Affairs Program, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver Thirty-Five Years Later: Evaluating Effects of a Quasi-Random Child Health and Family Planning Program in Bangladesh

PowerPoint

​March 13, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2305

Michael Hambidge, MD, ScD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, School of Medicine

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A Personal Experience in Nutrition Research in the Developing World with Emphasis on the First Thousand Days

​April 15, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2305

Michaleen Richer, MD, DTMH, Member of the Advisory Board for Kids for World Health (not-for-profit organization to raise awareness of the world's most neglected diseases and to contribute to the efforts to eliminate them). She has been doing humanitarian work overseas for the last several years.

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Life in Overseas Humanitarian Assistance PowerPoint

May 9, 2013

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1308

Rick Hodes, MD, MACP, Medical Director for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC).

20 years of Medical Relief Work in Ethiopia


 

Fall 2012 Schedule
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION

 

LECTURER TITLE OF LECTURE

August 29, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2201

Thomas B Campbell, MD, FACP, Professor and Interim Head, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado, School of Medicine

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Kaposi's Sarcoma: Challenges in the Era of Antiretroviral Rollout

PowerPoint

September 12, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2305

Wayne Sullender, MD, FAAP, Visiting Professor, Section of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, School of Medicine Design and Implementation of a Study of Influenza Vaccine Given to Children in Rural India

​October 12, 2012

2-3 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2305

​Christian Holmes, Global Water Coordinator, US Agency for International Development (US AID)

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Water - Health and Food Security

PowerPoint

October 24, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building, Room 2201

Donald Krogstad, MD, Henderson Professor, Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

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Challenges and Rewards in the Struggle Against Tropical Disease

PowerPoint

November 14, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 1 Building, Room 1400

Edwin Asturias, MD, Assistant Professor, Section of Infectious Disease, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, School of Medicine and Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health

Sheana Bull, PhD, Professor, Department of Community and Behavioral Health, Colorado School of Public Health

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Applying Text & Mobile Innovations to Improve Vaccine Delivery in Guatemala

PowerPoint

December 5, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1107

Paul Polak, MD, founder of Colorado-based non-profit International Development Enterprises (iDE), Author of the book, Out of Poverty

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Business Solutions to End Poverty - to improve the health and incomes of people living on less than $4 per day

Paul Polak's website

 

 


  

Spring 2012 Schedule
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION

 

LECTURER TITLE OF LECTURE

January 11, 2012

12-1 pm

Children's Colorado Hospital, 2nd Floor in the Conference and Education Center, Mt Yale Conference Room

Edwin Asturias, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, School of Medicine

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Challenges for Vaccine Introduction in Low-Middle Income Countries

PowerPoint

February 14, 2012

3-4 pm

Auraria Campus, Tivoli Building, Multi-Cultural Lounge

 

This lecture co-sponsored by E.D.G.E. - UCD Geography and Environmental Science Club

 

Gretchen Berggren, MD, MScHyg, Retired Faculty, Harvard School of Public Health, Adjunct Faculty, Colorado School of Public Health

Gretchen Heinrichs, MD, Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Denver Health and the University of Colorado, School of Medicine

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Maternal Mortality: What can we do to improve progress towards Millennium Development Goal 5?

PowerPoint

March 28, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 2307

Susan Niermeyer, MD, MPH, FAAP, Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Neonatology, University of Colorado, School of Medicine

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Helping Babies Breathe: Designing an Intervention to Catalyze Change

PowerPoint

April 11, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1103

Charles L Daley, MD, Chief, Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections at National Jewish Health and Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine

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Global Strategies for the Control of Drug-resistant Tuberculosis

PowerPoint

May 1, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1308

Walter G Flores, PhD, Director, Center for the Study of Equity and Governance in Health Systems in Guatemala

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Addressing Inequities of Power as a Key Intervention to Improving Health Equity in Guatemala

PowerPoint

​May 10, 2012

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 2303

​Patrick L F Zuber, MD, MPH, Group Leader, Global Vaccine Safety, Quality and Standards Team, World Health Organization

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​Vaccine Safety: The Risk of Undermining Our Successes at the Global Level

PowerPoint

 


  

Fall 2011 Schedule

 

DATE, TIME AND LOCATION

LECTURER TITLE OF LECTURE

August 31, 2011

5-6 pm

Rita Bass Trauma Educational Institute, 160 W Sixth Avenue, Denver

 

David Richards, MD, FACEP, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center Urban Health in South Africa

 

PowerPoint 

October 5, 2011

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 North Building, Room 1107

Calvin Wilson, MD, Associate Professor, Family Medicine, University of Colorado, School of Medicine and the Colorado School of Public Health

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Practicing Quality Medicine with Minimal Technology - Lessons Learned in Africa

 

PowerPoint

October 19, 2011

4-5 pm

Nighthorse Campbell Building, Shore Family Auditorium

5-6 pm

Reception in the Rotunda, Nighthorse Campbell Building

Donald R Hopkins, MD, MPH, Vice President of The Carter Presidential Center

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Guinea Worm Eradication: Impact and Legacy

PowerPoint

November 30, 2011

12-1 pm

Children's Colorado Hospital, 2nd Floor in the Conference and Education Center, Mt Oxford Auditorium​

Nancy Krebs, MD, MS, Professor of Pediatrics and Head, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado​

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Global Nutrition:  Basic Human Research to Inform Health Policy

PowerPoint

December 14, 2011

12-1 pm

Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 1 Building, Room 1400

Edward Janoff, MD, Tim Gill Professor of Medicine and Microbiology and Vaccine Research Center, University of Colorado​

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Maternal to Child Transmission of HIV by Breastfeeding in Africa

PowerPoint


  

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