Past Events

Princeton Health Policy Forum Speaker Series Talk with the Director of the National Institutes of Health
Apr 24, 2024, 5:30 pm

Princeton Health Policy Forum, a student group at Princeton, is hosting a talk with Dr. Monica Bertagnolli ’81, the Director of the National Institutes of Health, on Wednesday, April 24th at 5:30 PM in McCosh Hall, room 28.  Dr. Bertagnolli will join the event virtually.

Monica M. Bertagnolli, M.D., is the 17th Director of the…

Location
McCosh 28
Speaker
Global Health Colloquium "Healthcare Through a Human Rights Crisis"
Apr 19, 2024, 12:00 pm


During this session, Dr. Moayed will invite participants to analyze the abortion care landscape in Texas by understanding both the past and present of ”how we got here”; evaluate the consequences of abortion restrictions on medical education and pregnancy care in Texas;…

Speaker
Free & open to the public
Asa Cristina Laurell: Health Reforms in Latin America
Apr 10, 2024, 3:00 pm

Health care systems in Latin America have been subject  to substantial reforms for many years. Over the past two decades, scholars and policy experts have debated between two models of health care reform: one that proposes the creation of a market for health insurance and the competition among private and public institutions, and an…

Location
Location TBA (open to students, faculty, visiting scholars & staff)
Speaker
Global Health Colloquium: "The National Overdose Crisis: Causes, Solutions and What You Can Do"
Mar 22, 2024, 12:00 pm


Almost 110,000 Americans died from drug overdose last year, more than car accidents or gun deaths. Join us for a pivotal talk by Scott Walters, PhD, on the roots and impact of the national overdose crisis. Dr. Walters will trace the history of the crisis through changes in prescribing practices, the evolution of the heroin supply,…

Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 2
Speaker
Free & open to the public
Global Health Colloquium: "Community-Led Transformation to Advance Child Health Equity and Justice: Global Trends and Emerging Bright Spots"
Mar 1, 2024, 12:00 pm


The infant mortality rate, or the probability that a child will not live to their first birthday, and maternal mortality rate are widely accepted indicators of population health and wellbeing.  A greater proportion of people die from pregnancy and childbirth-related causes in the United States than any other high-income country in…

Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 2
Speaker
Free & open to the public
Global Health Program Information Session
Feb 22, 2024, 12:30 pm

First-Years and Sophomores:

Interested in health in the U.S. and around the world?

Thinking about a career in health policy, research or medicine?

Come learn about the global health minor and opportunities for internships
and…

Location
Frist Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room C
Faculty, Fellows and Students only
International Health Policy Careers: Perspectives and Advice from Four Princeton Alumni
Nov 15, 2023, 4:30 pm

Register for this event here

 

Come join as four Princeton alumni discuss their international health policy-focused career paths and offer advice to current students. Kim Bonner Dube ’08 *12, PhD, MPA is an…

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Global Health Colloquium - Global Oncology: a call for equity
Nov 10, 2023, 12:00 pm


In this talk, Dr. Stefan will discuss her contribution to cancer epidemiology research and the equity gaps in global oncology research.

 

Cristina Stefan obtained her MD in Romania, followed by Master degrees in Pediatrics and Oncology in South Africa, a Master in cancer epidemiology from UK, a…

Speaker
Free & open to the public
Global Health Colloquium - Movement building in restrictive contexts: Lessons from the Green Wave in Latin America
Sep 29, 2023, 12:00 pm


In the last few years, we have witnessed the decriminalization of abortion in Argentina, Colombia, and Mexico – a Green Wave for abortion rights that has inspired activists and movements worldwide. These changes were built over decades of civil society organizing, often in very restrictive contexts, and are driving similar movements in…

Location
Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, Room A17
Speaker
Free & open to the public
Film Screening and Panel Discussion: “SILENT PANDEMIC”
Sep 27, 2023, 4:30 pm

Join us on for a screening of “SILENT PANDEMIC – The global fight against Antimicrobial Resistance”, followed by a panel discussion by Janet Currie (Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs), Simon Levin (James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology),…

Location
Guyot Hall, Room 10
Free & open to the public