April 1, 2010

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine World Health Week

All lectures begin at noon:

Monday, April 5
Light Hall 208

Wafaie Fawzi, Dr.Ph.
Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology and Global Health, Harvard School of Public Health
"Nutritional Interventions and Global Health"

Tuesday, April 6
Light Hall 214

Col. Robert Gibbons, M.D., M.P.H.
Chief, Department of Virology, Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
"AFRIMS in Bangkok, Thailand - A Jewel in the Military Infectious Disease Research Program"

Wednesday, April 7
Light Hall 208

Joel Selanikio, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Founder, DataDyne.org
"Learning the Lessons of Gmail: Building Universal Capacity for Public Health Data Collection Analysis, and Reporting"

Thursday, April 8
Light Hall 202

Alexander Capron,
Professor of Law and Medicine, University of Southern California
Scott H. Bice Chair in Healthcare Law, Policy, and Ethics
President of the Faculty, University of Southern California
Co-Director, Pacific Center for Health Policy and Ethics
"WHO and the Control of Organ Trafficking and Transplant Tourism"

Friday, April 9
Light Hall 208

Fred Ochieng’
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine student,
Founder, Lwala Community Health Center, Lwala, Kenya
Lwala Community Alliance
"A Celebration of Three Years at Lwala Community Health Center"

Student poster session in Light Hall, north lobby, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, April 9.

Lunch provided for all lectures.
RSVP: janelle.owens@vanderbilt.edu