Breaking Down Boundaries

Princeton’s vibrant Global Health Program brings domestic and international health issues to life through interdisciplinary research and teaching, hands-on learning and a focus on policy. The program is administered by the Center for Health and Wellbeing, an interdisciplinary unit within the Woodrow Wilson School.

Global Health News

B. Rose Kelly
May 26, 2016
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A new Q&A with Professor Adel Mahmoud addresses the recent debate about requests for emergency funding to fight Zika, and the ways in which funding would be used to control the Zika virus.

B. Rose Kelly
May 24, 2016
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Professor Keith Wailoo spoke at a recent congressional briefing held by the National History Center of the American Historical Association on potential ways to address the drug epidemic and how to best treat those suffering from chronic pain.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 23, 2016
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Professor Anne Case was a featured guest on the podcast recently to discuss new research on U.S. mortality rates.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 16, 2016
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Recent research by Professor Janet Currie, demonstrating improvement in mortality rates among children and young adults in poor counties, has been highlighted in an article in The Economist.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 11, 2016
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Dr. Laura Kahn addresses the variation in influenza vaccination rates across the country, and what this might mean for American preparedness for widespread outbreaks or bioterror attacks.



Upcoming Events

9:00 am to 10:00 am
Fri, May 27, 2016
Location: Alexander Hall, Richardson Auditorium
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Lecture or Panel, Category: Shared
This Princeton Reunions event will feature a panel discussion by Princeton alumni representing a mix of perspectives on U.S. health care and health policy.

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Fri, May 27, 2016
Location: Whig Hall, Senate Chamber
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Lecture or Panel, Category: Shared
This Princeton Reunions event will feature a panel discussion by Princeton alumni representing a mix of perspectives on the topic of gun control.

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Fri, May 27, 2016
Location: 300 Wallace Hall
Audience: Students, faculty, alumni and invited guests
Category: Reception, Category: Shared
The Global Health Program will host a wine and cheese reception to celebrate graduating seniors and visit with returning alumni.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Fri, Oct 7, 2016
Location: TBA
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Colloquium, Category: Shared
This Global Health Colloquium will feature Amy Borovoy from Princeton University and Christina Roberto from University of Pennsylvania.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Fri, Nov 11, 2016
Location: TBA
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Colloquium, Category: Shared
This Global Health Colloquium will feature Dorothy Roberts from University of Pennsylvania.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
Location: TBA
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Shared, Category: Colloquium
This Global Health Colloquium will feature Andrea Graham from Princeton University.



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