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Wed 9/25/19
Cancelled/Rescheduled: PAHO in Cuba: public health and international partnerships Center for Global Health Event
Cancelled/Rescheduled: PAHO in Cuba: public health and international partnerships
Wed 9/25 2:00PM - 2:00PM


(Rescheduled to Tuesday, 9/24 at 2:30) A presentation on the work that PAHO/WHO is currently undertaking in Cuba, including the multi-faceted public health challenges the island faces, the organization's principles of cooperation, and how Pittsburgh-based international partnerships have positively affected the Cuban health system resilience-building and sustainability measures. 

Tue 9/24/19 to Wed 9/25/19
PAHO in Cuba: public health and international partnerships Center for Global Health Event
PAHO in Cuba: public health and international partnerships
Tue 9/24 2:30PM to Wed 9/25 4:00PM
Posvar Hall

A presentation on the work that PAHO/WHO is currently undertaking in Cuba, including the multi-faceted public health challenges the island faces, the organization's principles of cooperation, and how Pittsburgh-based international partnerships have positively affected the Cuban health system resilience-building and sustainability measures. 4130 Posvar Hall

Sat 4/13/19 to Sun 4/14/19
Global Health & Innovation Conference Center for Global Health Conference
Global Health & Innovation Conference
Sat 4/13 to Sun 4/14


The 16th Annual Global Health Innovation Conference will be held at Yale University. This is the world's learding and largest global health conference, as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,000 professionals and students from more than 55 countries. 

Fri 4/12/19
Global Health Inequities & Infectious Diseases Workshop Center for Global Health Conference
Global Health Inequities & Infectious Diseases Workshop
Fri 4/12 9:30AM - 6:00PM
Barco Law Building

Organized by Pitt Law with partners from across the University, this workshop brings together a multidisciplinary group of scholars--including Tina Batra Hershey, Moses Bility, Donald Burke, Ernesto Marques, and Wilbert Van Panhuis of Pitt Public Health--to examine global health inequities in the distribution of infectious diseases. While highly infectious diseases make up five of the top ten leading causes of death in low-income countries , the constite only one of the top ten causes of death in high-income countries.

Please pre-register, though there is no fee to attend the conference. Venue: Pitt Law, Alcoa Room.

Thu 3/28/19
Grand Rounds "Close to Home: Street Medicine" with founder James Withers Center for Global Health Film
"Close to Home: Street Medicine" with founder James Withers
Thu 3/28 6:00PM - 7:15PM
Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)

One Book One Community, the Global Health Student Association, and the Center for Global Health present the powerful 30-minute documentary "Close to Home: Street Medicine" which shares voices of service providers and oft-forgotten homeless patients in our region. Catch the film and hear directly from Jim Withers, founder and medical director of Pittsburgh Mercy’s Operation Safety Net® and the Street Medicine Institute and film producer/videographer Matt Lewis. Donations of warm gloves and hats will be collected for the local homeless population. Light refreshments to follow.

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For more information, contact   

Joanne Russell
joanner@pitt.edu 
412-624-1634

cgh@pitt.edu

Year of PittGlobal

The University of Pittsburgh has declared academic year 2018-19 as The Year of PittGlobal. Please check back as we add University events and programs to celebrate and advance Pitt’s global impact.

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