Seminar Series

Viewpoints in Global Health Research: Guest Faculty Seminar Series

This new online event series organized by Rutgers Global Health Institute features guest faculty presenters from diverse global health fields. All seminars are free and open to the public and will take place on Zoom.


Upcoming Events

April 4, 2022, at 12 p.m. (new date/time)

Barrio Science and Gender Transformative Health: Bridging the Evidence Base and Community Knowledge Toward Effective and Sustainable Interventions with Minoritized Men

Presented by Luis Arturo Valdez from the School of Public Health and Health Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Past Events

February 14, 2022

Exploiting Adaptive Immunity to Detect and Disarm Emerging RNA Viruses

Presented by Bobby Brooke Herrera from E25Bio, Inc. and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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February 18, 2022

Child Health Ecosyndemics in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Presented by Gwenyth Lee from the University of Michigan, Department of Epidemiology

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February 23, 2022

Solving the Puzzle of Cervical Cancer Control in Africa: Country by Country

Presented by D. Cristina Stefan from the Institute of Global Health Equity Research at the University of Global Health Equity

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February 25, 2022

Premier Comprehensive Cancer Center in the Cloud (C4): Powered by Artificial Intelligence

Presented by Wilfred Ngwa from Johns Hopkins Medicine and Global Health Catalyst

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March 2, 2022

“Women Manufacture Children, and If You Can’t, You Are Just a Man”: Global Perspectives on Gender and Reproductive Health

Presented by Michelle Hindin from the Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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March 4, 2022

Global Sexual and Reproductive Health: Spotlight on Abortion

Presented by Gilda Sedgh, principal research scientist

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March 7, 2022

Mainstreaming Equity: Applications in and Lessons from Low- and Middle-Income Country Contexts

Presented by Devaki Nambiar from The George Institute for Global Health, India

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March 10, 2022

Landscape of Enteric Pathogen Transmission and Child Health in Underdeveloped Settings: Applying One Health Principles for the Prioritization and Evaluation of Global Health Programs

Presented by Kelly Baker from the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health and Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health

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March 16, 2022, at 2 p.m.

Which U.S. Children Are Being Diagnosed and Treated for Disabilities? Population-based Estimates of Health Disparities

Presented by Paul Morgan from the Center for Educational Disparities Research at Pennsylvania State University

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March 17, 2022

Health Disparities and Mental Health Outcomes Among Underserved Populations Living in Air-Polluted Neighborhoods

Presented by Shir Lerman Ginzburg from the Department of Public Health Sciences at UConn Health

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March 18, 2022

Malaria Burden and Control in Bangladesh and Prospects for Elimination: An Epidemiological and Economic Assessment

Presented by Ubydul Haque from the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

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For more events, visit the Rutgers Global Health Institute online calendar.