Dartmouth's 2014 Global Health Day Conference

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Dartmouth's 2014 Global Health Day Conference

Showcase of Dartmouth's undergraduate, graduate and professional schools' global health activities, career pathways and networking events, discussion sessions and more!

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Conferences, Lectures & Seminars

Join the Dickey Center for Dartmouth's 1st Annual Global Health Day Conference!

Dartmouth's first Global Health Day is a showcase of student global health activities and experiences being undertaken across the undergraduate, graduate and professional school campuses. The goal of Global Health Day is to feature the rich diversity of global health work being done in different disciplines and engage students in discussion around contemporary issues in global health.

Cash prizes will be presented for student photographs, essays and posters related to global health -- see our webpage for guidelines to submit!




4:00-5:00PM Global Health Student Group Fair:

Participating Groups: Dartmouth Coalition for Global Health, MedLife, GlobeMed, Dartmouth Humanitarian Engineering, Global Health Scholars, Cover the Globe, Physicians for Human Rights, Standpoints and Rural Health Scholars

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5:00-5:35 PM Career Paths in Global Health, Networking Session:

Experts will share their experiences and engage with attendees on pathways to success in a variety of fields related to global health.

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5:45-7:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:

  • The Ethics of Doing Global Health Work
  • Partnerships: The Essential Ingredient for Success in Global Health
  • Technology and Global Health
  • Access to Healthcare: A Case Study in Local Disparities


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7:00-8:30 PM Keynote Panel Address:

Samson Njolomole, External Relations Manager, Partners In Health, Malawi and Dr. Jean Luc Nkurikiyimfura, Director, HIV Clinic at Kigali University Teaching Hospital. The Panel will be facilitated by Dr. Lisa Adams, Faculty Director, Global Health Initiative and Associate Dean for Global Health, Geisel School of Medicine.

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Visit our webpage or see our Facebook event to find out more!

View photos of this event on Flickr

For more information, contact:
Global Health Initiative

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

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