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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 progress Pitt's global impact. 

Upcoming Events

Thu 1/17 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Humanizing the Global; Globalizing the Human - Salmaan Keshavjee, Harvard Medical School


Dr. Keshavjee is the Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical University and his research spans four areas: (1) multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment and policy; (2) health-sector reform and access to health care and medical technology in transitional societies, with a special focus on countries of the former Soviet Union (Central Asia and the Russian Federation); (3) the role of non-governmental organizations in globalization and the formation of trans-border civil society; and (4) modernity, social institutions, civil society, and health in the Middle East and Central Asia. In addition to being an active clinician, his methodological expertise is in ethnography, participant-observation, and qualitative interview techniques. His lecture will be given in 602 Cathedral of Learning. 
Fri 3/8 to Sun 3/10
2019 CUGH Conference: Translation & Implementation for Impact in Global Health


The 2019 CUGH Conference will be held at the Hilton Chicago Hotel. Join more than 1,800 global health faculty, students, implementers, and leaders from over 55 countries to explore the latest in global health and how academia, NGOs, government and the private sector can translate and implement the global health challenges before us.

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


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. 

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Int'l Week Film Series: Menstrual Practices and Displacement in Far-West Nepal (Sara Baumann)

Friday 10/20 6:00PM - 7:20PM

Join Global Health Student Association and the Center for Global Health at the International Week Film Series from 6-7:20 pm on Friday, October 20, 2017 in Frick Fine Arts as we screen the most recent work from Sara Liza Baumann, PhD Student in Public Health, GSPH. To watch a "teaser" for the film, please view it here. This event is free and open to the public. 

Sara's film, Menstrual Practices and Displacement in Far-West Nepal: A Series of Short, Collaborative Documentary Films Highlighting Menstrual Practices (2017) 
(Sara Liza Baumann, PhD Student in Public Health, GSPH
Pema Lhaki, Executive Director, Nepal Fertility Care Center
Dr. Jessica Burke, Associate Professor and Associate Chair of BCHS, Associate Dean for Education, Office of the Dean, GSPH), will be shown as part of the University Center for International Studies' International Week Film Series. This event is a carefully curated series of films focusing on the theme of displacement from a variety of different angles and contexts. Many films will include commentary, a lecturette, and/or question and answer session immediately following the screening.

Where: Frick Fine Arts
Reception: 5:00-6:00pm, Friday October 20, 2017
Film Series, Day 1: 6:00-10:00pm, Friday October 20, 2017
Film Series, Day 2: 10:00am-11:00pm, Saturday October 21, 2017
Open to the public!

Last Updated On Wednesday, October 04, 2017 by Borkowski, Matthew Gerard
Created On Tuesday, August 22, 2017

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