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

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Sep 28, 2016
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A new memo developed by the Brookings Institution highlights Janet Currie's research findings on the health status of children in the United States.

Michael Hotchkiss, Office of Communications, and B. Rose Kelly, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Sep 27, 2016
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In a new Q&A, Janet Currie, Heather Howard, Adel Mahmoud, and Uwe Reinhardt address health issues that will confront the next president, both in his or her first 100 days and throughout the next four years.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Sep 20, 2016
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Research co-authored by Sara McLanahan is cited in investigating the potential implications of maternity leave policy proposals.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Sep 16, 2016
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A new Wall Street Journal article on declines in civic engagement cites research from Anne Case and Angus Deaton on the mortality rates of middle-aged white Americans.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Sep 14, 2016
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Liz Chen and her team have secured funding to develop a sex ed application for middle school students.



Upcoming Events

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Fri, Oct 7, 2016
Location: 300 Wallace Hall
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.

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Location: 015 Robertson Hall
Audience: Students, Faculty, Fellows & Staff - registration required
Category: Seminar, Category: Shared
This seminar will feature Wendy Prudhomme O'Meara, Associate Professor in Medicine and Global Health at Duke University.

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
Thu, Oct 13, 2016
Location: 023 Robertson Hall
Audience: Students, Faculty, Fellows & Staff - registration required
Category: Seminar, Category: Shared
This seminar will feature Judith Glassgold, Associate Executive Director and Director of Government Relations for Public Interest at the American Psychological Association.

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Wed, Oct 19, 2016
Location: Bowl 1, Robertson Hall
Audience: Students, Faculty, Fellows & Staff
Category: Lecture or Panel, Category: Shared
The panel will feature four past Global Health Corps (GHC) fellows and will address emerging leadership in global health.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Fri, Nov 11, 2016
Location: 001 Robertson Hall
Audience: Free & open to the public
Category: Colloquium, Category: Shared
This Global Health Colloquium will feature Dorothy Roberts from University of Pennsylvania.

9:00 am Fri, Dec 2, 2016
Location: Dodds Audiorium
Audience: By invitation
Category: Symposium, Category: Shared
This symposium will focus on the relationship between the treatment of pain and the opioid epidemic.



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