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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Center for Education in Health Sciences

Seminar Series & Events

The Center for Education in Health Sciences coordinates the Institute for Public Health and Medicine’s weekly speaker series. The IPHAM Seminar Series is an interdisciplinary forum where faculty, students, residents, fellows and staff gather to hear invited speakers present leading-edge work in the areas spanning public health and medicine.

For more information and to see the archive of previous seminar presentations, visit the Institute for Public Health and Medicine Seminar Series page.

Apr

02

CANCELLED - Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency - Jeanne Wirpsa

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

M. Jeanne Wirpsa, MA, BCC, HEC-C
Program Manager & Clinical Ethicist, Medical Ethics Program
Research Chaplain, Spiritual Care & Education
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency

Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency

An estimated 26 million Americans age 5+ are considered to be limited English proficient. This case-based talk will examine ethical issues that arise in the provision of healthcare to this vulnerable population.

more

Apr

02

CANCELLED - IPHAM Seminar Series: Cancelled

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

THE IPHAM SEMINAR SERIES HAS BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL APRIL 16TH DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS.

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Apr

03

Institute for Global Health Seminar Series: COVID-19: Global Emergence, Epidemiology and Response [Webinar]

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please join us for the Institute for Global Health for our "First Friday" Seminar Series! This seminar will be held remotely. There will be an opportunity for questions following the seminar via the chat feature. Please note, this seminar will be recorded for sharing. RSVP is requested.

Presenters:

Chad Achenbach, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Preventive Medicine
Center for Global Communicable Diseases, Center for Global Oncology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Karla Satchell, PhD
Professor of Microbiology-Immunology
Center for Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Michael Ison, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor of Surgery (Organ Transplantation)
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

LINK TO JOIN
Password to join: 1234

The Institute for Global Health Seminar Series is held the first Friday of each month, September through June, and will feature the research and ideas of outstanding global health leaders at Feinberg, the larger Northwestern community, and beyond.

more

Apr

09

CANCELLED - IPHAM Seminar Series: Cancelled

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

THE IPHAM SEMINAR SERIES HAS BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL APRIL 16TH DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS.

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Apr

09

CANCELLED - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

16

CANCELLED - IPHAM Seminar Series: Cancelled

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

THE IPHAM SEMINAR SERIES HAS BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL APRIL 16TH DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS.

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Apr

16

CANCELLED - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

21

CANCELLED - ARCC Seed Grant Learning Exchange in Bronzeville- POSTPONED

Off-Campus - 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

ARCC Learning Exchange: Promising Practices in Community Engaged Research & Partnerships

Due to COVID-19, this event will be postponed to later date.

The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) welcomes all representatives of community & faith-based organizations and public agencies and academic research partners interested in learning more about community-engaged research and promising practices from ARCC seed grantees to attend our ARCC Learning Exchange on April 21st from 1:30 pm-4 pm in historic Bronzeville.

The purpose of the 2020 ARCC Learning Exchange is to:

1) learn about opportunities to participate in community-engaged research;

2) gain insight from current and past ARCC seed grantees about what it means to be a research collaboration partner;

3) deepen networks and create new connections, build engagement skills with fellow community and academic partners; and

4) foster interest in future possible applications for ARCC seed grants.

Interactive session focused on networking and shared learning about promising practices and impacts of community-engaged research partnership development and research collaboration. Community and academic ARCC Seed Grant recipients will share their learnings from their research partnerships and projects in facilitated roundtable discussions.

Our confirmed speakers include:

- Lisa D. Daniels (Darren B Easterling Center for Restorative Practices)

- Al Forbes (Brothers Health Collective)

- Nammi Kandula (NU Internal Medicine)

- Lisa Kuhns (NU Adolescent Medicine)

- Adam Becker (Lurie Children s Hospital)

Session will include an artistic performance, info about ARCC & other resources, and refreshments.

RSVP by sending an email to ARCC@northwestern.edu no later than April 15th.

Questions? Please email us at ARCC@northwestern.edu

We hope to see you there!

more

Apr

23

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Apr

23

CANCELLED - Kayhan Parsi & Nanette Elster - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Kayhan Parsi & Nanette Elster

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

27

CANCELLED - 2020 NCEAS Annual Conference - Day 1

Chicago - 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES:

1. Discuss the current landscape of SDOH training in medical education at the UME, GME, and CME levels.
2. Compare and contrast different innovations to advance health professions education related to SDOH.
3. Evaluate and apply current research, resources, and best practices related to SDOH to clinical care and educational practices.
4. Identify collaborative, interprofessional strategies that address health equity.

more

Apr

28

CANCELLED - 2020 NCEAS Annual Conference - Day 2

Chicago - 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES:

1. Discuss the current landscape of SDOH training in medical education at the UME, GME, and CME levels.
2. Compare and contrast different innovations to advance health professions education related to SDOH.
3. Evaluate and apply current research, resources, and best practices related to SDOH to clinical care and educational practices.
4. Identify collaborative, interprofessional strategies that address health equity.

more

Apr

30

CANCELLED - Anna Fenton-Hathaway - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Anna Fenton-Hathaway

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

30

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

May

07

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

May

07

Susan Duyar - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Susan Duyar

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

May

14

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

May

15

CSDD: Conducting Community Engaged Research on Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration

Evanston - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Save the date for the Center for the Study of Diversity and Democracy and the Department of Political Science for Conducting Community Engaged Research on Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration.

Session details forthcoming.

more

May

21

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

May

21

Seema Shah - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Seema Shah

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

May

28

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

May

28

Noelle Sullivan - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Noelle Sullivan

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Jun

04

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Jun

04

Montgomery Lecture Series - speaker and topic TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker and topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Jun

11

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Jun

18

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Jun

25

IPHAM Seminar Series: TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBD

Speaker: TBD

To be added to the email list, subscribe here.

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar.

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Apr

02

CANCELLED - Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency - Jeanne Wirpsa

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

M. Jeanne Wirpsa, MA, BCC, HEC-C
Program Manager & Clinical Ethicist, Medical Ethics Program
Research Chaplain, Spiritual Care & Education
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency

Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency

An estimated 26 million Americans age 5+ are considered to be limited English proficient. This case-based talk will examine ethical issues that arise in the provision of healthcare to this vulnerable population.

more

Apr

03

Institute for Global Health Seminar Series: COVID-19: Global Emergence, Epidemiology and Response [Webinar]

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please join us for the Institute for Global Health for our "First Friday" Seminar Series! This seminar will be held remotely. There will be an opportunity for questions following the seminar via the chat feature. Please note, this seminar will be recorded for sharing. RSVP is requested.

Presenters:

Chad Achenbach, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Preventive Medicine
Center for Global Communicable Diseases, Center for Global Oncology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Karla Satchell, PhD
Professor of Microbiology-Immunology
Center for Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Michael Ison, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor of Surgery (Organ Transplantation)
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

LINK TO JOIN
Password to join: 1234

The Institute for Global Health Seminar Series is held the first Friday of each month, September through June, and will feature the research and ideas of outstanding global health leaders at Feinberg, the larger Northwestern community, and beyond.

more

Apr

06

Global Health Spring Pre-Departure Seminar: Global Health Ethics

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presenter: Ashti Doobay-Persaud, MD, Director, Center for Global Health Education and Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine

Title: Global Health Ethics

Part of the Global Health Pre-Departure Seminar Series. FSM students receiving Global Health funding awards are required to attend this seminar in addition to completing the Analytic Memo prior to their international rotations.

**This lecture will now take place virtually. We will share the Zoom link with those who RSVP and also on our website**

more

Apr

09

CANCELLED - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

16

CANCELLED - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

21

Global Health Spring Pre-Departure Seminar: Developing a Human Rights-Based Approach to Tuberculosis - Lessons from Research and Global Advocacy

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presenter: Brian Citro, JD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Impact, Kellogg School of Management

Title: Developing a Human Rights-Based Approach to Tuberculosis - Lessons from Research and Global Advocacy

Part of the Global Health Pre-Departure Seminar Series. FSM students receiving Global Health Initiative awards are required to attend this seminar in addition to completing the Analytic Memo prior to their international rotations.

**This lecture will now take place virtually. We will share the Zoom link with those who RSVP and also on our website**

more

Apr

21

CANCELLED - ARCC Seed Grant Learning Exchange in Bronzeville- POSTPONED

Off-Campus - 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

ARCC Learning Exchange: Promising Practices in Community Engaged Research & Partnerships

Due to COVID-19, this event will be postponed to later date.

The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) welcomes all representatives of community & faith-based organizations and public agencies and academic research partners interested in learning more about community-engaged research and promising practices from ARCC seed grantees to attend our ARCC Learning Exchange on April 21st from 1:30 pm-4 pm in historic Bronzeville.

The purpose of the 2020 ARCC Learning Exchange is to:

1) learn about opportunities to participate in community-engaged research;

2) gain insight from current and past ARCC seed grantees about what it means to be a research collaboration partner;

3) deepen networks and create new connections, build engagement skills with fellow community and academic partners; and

4) foster interest in future possible applications for ARCC seed grants.

Interactive session focused on networking and shared learning about promising practices and impacts of community-engaged research partnership development and research collaboration. Community and academic ARCC Seed Grant recipients will share their learnings from their research partnerships and projects in facilitated roundtable discussions.

Our confirmed speakers include:

- Lisa D. Daniels (Darren B Easterling Center for Restorative Practices)

- Al Forbes (Brothers Health Collective)

- Nammi Kandula (NU Internal Medicine)

- Lisa Kuhns (NU Adolescent Medicine)

- Adam Becker (Lurie Children s Hospital)

Session will include an artistic performance, info about ARCC & other resources, and refreshments.

RSVP by sending an email to ARCC@northwestern.edu no later than April 15th.

Questions? Please email us at ARCC@northwestern.edu

We hope to see you there!

more

Apr

23

CANCELLED - Kayhan Parsi & Nanette Elster - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Kayhan Parsi & Nanette Elster

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Apr

29

VIRTUAL ARCC Community Office Hours (includes Seed Grant Info Session)

Online - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

In keeping with best practices in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19, Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) at Northwestern University, will host our April 2020 Seed Grant 101/Community Office Hours virtually.

These Community Office Hours will also include an Info Session on ARCC 2020 Community-Engaged Research Partnership Development Seed Grants and opportunity to speak with ARCC staff about your application ideas.

Tentative schedule:

1:00pm-1:30pm- Seed Grant Info Session

1:30pm-2:00pm- Q&A

ARCC holds Community Office Hours to:

meet and greet new & current partners (community, faith-based and patient advocacy organizations, and public agencies),
share ARCC resources/services for engaged community-academic research partnerships,
answer questions about research, health equity, ARCC, and
hear community requests/concerns

Join the webinar by clicking the link:

https://northwestern.zoom.us/j/447021896

To learn more about ARCC, visit www.ARCConline.net and www.ARCCresources.net

ARCC is a program of Northwestern University's Center for Community Health

Questions: ARCC@northwestern.edu

more

Apr

30

CANCELLED - Anna Fenton-Hathaway - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Anna Fenton-Hathaway

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

May

01

Global Health Spring Pre-Departure Seminar: Guidance and Resources for Responsible Travel

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presenter: Julie Anne Friend, JD, Director, Office of Global Safety and Security, Northwestern University

Title: Global Risks: Guidance and Resources for Responsible Travel

Part of the Global Health Pre-Departure Seminar Series. FSM students receiving Global Health Initiative awards are required to attend this seminar in addition to completing the Analytic Memo prior to their international rotations.

**Please note: We are evaluating whether this event will take place virtually. Should this change, we will share the Zoom link with those who RSVP and also on our website**

more

May

01

Institute for Global Health Seminar Series: May Talk Title TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please join the Institute for Global Health for our "First Friday" Seminar Series!

Presenter

Claudia Hawkins, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Institute for Global Health Seminar Series is held the first Friday of each month, September through June, and will feature the research and ideas of outstanding global health leaders at Feinberg, the larger Northwestern community, and beyond. Lunch will be provided.

more

May

07

Global Health Pre-Departure Seminar: Menstruation Hygiene Management: Insights from School-Based Education Efforts in Kenya

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presenter: Leah Neubauer, EdD, MA, Assistant Professor of Preventative Medicine in the Division of Public Health Practice, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Title: Menstruation Hygiene Management: Insights from School-Based Education Efforts in Kenya

Part of the Global Health Pre-Departure Seminar Series.

**This lecture will now take place virtually. We will share the Zoom link with those who RSVP and also on our website**

more

May

07

Susan Duyar - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Susan Duyar

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

May

13

Global Health Education Day 2020

Chicago - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

You are invited to attend the inaugural Global Health Education Day 2020 on Wednesday, May 13th!

Global Health Education Day is an exciting opportunity to draw together global health researchers, educators, and students. Led by the Institute for Global Health's - Center for Global Health Education, the day event's will include a poster session, prominent guest speakers, a networking luncheon, and informative workshops.

Gavin Yamey, MD, MPH, Director of the Center for Policy Impact in Global Health at Duke, Oxford University, University College London, London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Lise Saffran, Director of the Master of Public Health program, Associate teaching Professor at the University of Missouri, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, University of Iowa

Location:
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 E. Superior
Chicago, IL 60611

Agenda:

9:30am - 11:00 am
Student Poster Session
Ryan Atrium

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Keynote Address - Plenary A
Baldwin Auditorium

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Networking Luncheon

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Awards

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Keynote Address - Plenary B
Baldwin Auditorium

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Workshop A: TBA
Workshop B: Evaluation and Assessment
Workshop C: Research Skills and Career Building Strategies

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Closing Remarks

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Closing Reception

more

May

14

Health Across Borders: The Fourth Annual Northwestern Bioethics & Medical Humanities Conference

Chicago - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

This full-day event will feature presentations and conversations that explore topics in global health and how it relates to bioethics and the medical humanities.

It is the fourth in a series of annual conferences, hosted by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities and the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities and Bioethics Program, created to share the diverse research and scholarship in our field being advanced by program alumni and within the Northwestern community.

The lunchtime keynote presentation will be given by:

Claire Wendland, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Anthropology Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive and Population Health Division
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Other sessions will feature a mix of Northwestern Medicine clinicians and researchers, and alumni of the Medical Humanities and Bioethics graduate program.

** Presentation proposals are being accepted through Tuesday, February 4. Further details available by clicking the More Info button below. **

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May

21

Seema Shah - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Seema Shah

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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May

28

Noelle Sullivan - Montgomery Lecture Series

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Noelle Sullivan

Topic to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program--along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School's fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called "Special Topics in MH&B", this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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