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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.

Oct

25

IPR Colloquium: J. Guryan (IPR/SESP) - School-Based, Trauma-Informed Group Therapy Intervention for Young Women

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"The Promise of a School-Based, Trauma-Informed Group Therapy Intervention for Young Women in Chicago: A Randomized Evaluation"*

by Jonathan Guryan, Lawyer Taylor Professor of Education and Social Policy and IPR Fellow

*This is a presentation of work in progress.

Register to attend online.

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Oct

26

NMH Ethics presents COMPASSION IN ACTION ROUNDS (formerly Schwartz Rounds) - Words of Wisdom For a Weary Workforce

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Presents

COMPASSION IN ACTION ROUNDS
(formerly Schwartz Rounds)

Words of Wisdom For a Weary Workforce

Panelists:
Nora Baumgart, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Hospital Medicine

Maciej "Mike" Bielaczyc, MSW, LCSW, CCSTSW
Lung Transplant Social Worker, Northwestern Medicine

Andrea N. Clark-Horton, JD, MDiv
Staff Chaplain for Women s Health and Oncology
Prentice Women s Hospital

Ahmed A Mahmoud, PharmD, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Medical Intensive Care Unit

Kristin Ramsey, MSN, MPPM, RN, NE-BC
Senior Vice President and Wood-Prince Family Chief Nurse Executive
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Moderator:
M. Jeanne Wirpsa, MA, BCC, HEC-C
Program Manager & Clinical Ethicist
Research Chaplain

Learning Objectives:
1. Examine social and emotional aspects of patient care delivery.
2. Discuss the impact of interdisciplinary collaboration on patient care delivery.

FOR NM STAFF:
CME contact hours for physicians, and CNE contact hours for nursing, social work, and PT/OT are available for this program.

FOR NON-NM ATTENDEES:
CME contact hours for physicians are available via Cloud CME.

Click here to join the meeting

Or call in (audio only): +1 872-240-1267,,195427873#
Phone Conference ID: 195 427 873#

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Oct

28

The Lasting Impacts of School Shootings

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Registration required.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS WEBINAR WILL NOT BE RECORDED.

While over 240,000 American students experienced a school shooting in the last two decades, little is known about the impacts of these events on surviving youth. Dr. Schnell will discuss her recent work on the persistent effects of school shootings on students' well-being and economic trajectories.

Speaker:

Molly Schnell, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
Northwestern University

Molly Schnell is an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at Northwestern University and a faculty research fellow with the National Bureau of Economic Research. Her research examines how incentives and constraints facing both providers and consumers influence health care access, health behaviors, and health outcomes.

For more public health news, events, and announcements, visit the IPHAM website: https://feinberg.northwestern.edu/ipham

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Oct

28

The Search for Moral Personhood in the Zombie Apocalypse - Ana Agarrat Abel

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Ana Agarrat Abel, MA
Associate Director, AMPT: Advancing Nonprofits
Alum, Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Northwestern University

The Search for Moral Personhood in the Zombie Apocalypse

Have you thought about the stance you will take when the zombies come? An exploration of the fictional world in the popular television show The Walking Dead, reveals several ethical questions, the most pressing of which is, "how do we define moral personhood?" In this lecture, Ana will share how wholesome binge watching led to a master's thesis in Zombethics and several unanswered questions about what it means to be a "person".

**PLEASE REGISTER HERE TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LINK**

Read more about this series | Sign up for lecture announcements

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Nov

02

Ricardo Araya, PhD: “Digital Mental Health and low-and-middle income countries: how far can we go?”

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

2021-2022 Digital Mental Health Lecture Series
The Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies (CBITs)
Northwestern University

Professor Ricardo Araya, PhD, Center for Global Mental Health, King s College London, United Kingdom

Digital Mental Health and low-and-middle income countries: how far can we go?

Join us Tuesday, November 2nd at:
Noon to 1pm, Central Time

Register for our Zoom webinar.

About our guest speaker:

Professor Araya's research interests include the aetiology of common mental disorders, inequalities and their link to the mental health of populations with special emphasis on international comparisons, and effective treatments for common mental disorders, such as simple and brief interventions using non-medical workers and strong community participation. Several of his current projects use technological platforms to support the delivery of mental health interventions. He is involved in projects in a large number of countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia. He has a special interest in projects that integrate mental health problems in the care of other diseases i.e. hypertension, diabetes, HIV and so on.

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Nov

03

Ben L. Boynton, MD Lecture in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The Department will host it's annual Boynton Lecture virtually this year.

Our invited lecturer is Amy Houtrow, MD, PhD, MPH, professor and Endowed Chair in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation for Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She is also the Vice Chair for Quality and Outcomes and is the Chief of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Services at UPMC Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh (CHP).

PRESENTATION TITLE: Health Equity for Children with Disabilities

Zoom Link to join the lecture:

https://northwestern.zoom.us/j/91482498739

Password: 073617

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Nov

04

Accelerated Public Health Program Info Session

Evanston - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Accelerated Public Health Program (APHP) at Northwestern University provides high-achieving undergraduate students the opportunity to earn their bachelor s and Master of Public Health (MPH) degrees in five years. Students in this selective program will have access to early MPH Program acceptance, specialized advising, the opportunity to complete their MPH field experience abroad, and exemption from the GRE requirement for MPH admissions. Undergraduates from every Northwestern school and major are eligible to apply.

Students accepted into the program will begin earning credit towards the MPH during the 4th year, and will also have the opportunity to take advantage of specialized advising to more thoroughly plan their MPH field and culminating experiences before the start of their 5th/MPH year. APHP students will pursue the generalist track or a concentration in global health, epidemiology, or community health research during their MPH year.

Registration is requested at the link below. Lunch will be served.

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Nov

04

Lori Freedman | Debra Stulberg | Julie Chor - The Montgomery Lecture Series

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

With

Lori Freedman | Debra Stulberg | Julie Chor

More info coming soon....

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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Nov

11

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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Nov

12

ARCC Community-Engaged Research Virtual Learning Exchange

Online - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

On November 12th, join the Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) to learn from one another, share your thoughts on how to advance community-engaged research, and build new connections. This Virtual Learning Exchange will include insights from ARCC seed grantees and small group discussion time facilitated by leaders of community-academic research teams.

Registration is required. Register here to join us!

Note: Sign up is available for an optional Community-Engaged Research 101 Primer to be held at 9:30 am on Nov. 12th just before the Virtual Learning Exchange.

Session will include a performance from Chicago Artist Antwon Funches.

The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) funds seed grants to support partnerships that engage communities and stakeholders most impacted by health inequities in research collaboration with Northwestern research teams. Learn more about ARCC s Partnership Development and Research Pilot Seed Grants here. The 2022 RFA will be released later this Fall.

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? Contact ARCC at ARCC@Northwestern.edu

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Nov

15

IPR Colloquium: L. Pool (Feinberg/IPR) - The ACA and Critical Periods for Cardiovascular Health Intervention

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"The Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Critical Periods for Cardiovascular Health Intervention"*

by Lindsay Pool, Research Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology)

*This is a presentation of work in progress.

Register to attend online.



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Nov

29

IPR Colloquium: D. Mroczek (Psychology/IPR) - Personality Traits and Toleration of Neuropathology in Older Adulthood

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Personality Traits and Toleration of Neuropathology in Older Adulthood"*

by Dan Mroczek, Professor of Psychology and IPR Associate

*This is a presentation of work in progress.

Register to attend online.

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Dec

02

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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Dec

06

IPR Colloquium: R. Seligman (IPR/Anthropology) - The Costs and Benefits of “Psychiatrization”

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"The Costs and Benefits of Psychiatrization : Working-Class Mexican American Mothers Experiences of Mental Healthcare-Seeking for their Adolescents"*

by Rebecca Seligman, Associate Professor of Anthropology and IPR Fellow

*This is a presentation of work in progress.

Register to attend online.



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Jan

06

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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Jan

13

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Jan

20

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Oct

26

NMH Ethics presents COMPASSION IN ACTION ROUNDS (formerly Schwartz Rounds) - Words of Wisdom For a Weary Workforce

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Presents

COMPASSION IN ACTION ROUNDS
(formerly Schwartz Rounds)

Words of Wisdom For a Weary Workforce

Panelists:
Nora Baumgart, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Hospital Medicine

Maciej "Mike" Bielaczyc, MSW, LCSW, CCSTSW
Lung Transplant Social Worker, Northwestern Medicine

Andrea N. Clark-Horton, JD, MDiv
Staff Chaplain for Women s Health and Oncology
Prentice Women s Hospital

Ahmed A Mahmoud, PharmD, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Medical Intensive Care Unit

Kristin Ramsey, MSN, MPPM, RN, NE-BC
Senior Vice President and Wood-Prince Family Chief Nurse Executive
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Moderator:
M. Jeanne Wirpsa, MA, BCC, HEC-C
Program Manager & Clinical Ethicist
Research Chaplain

Learning Objectives:
1. Examine social and emotional aspects of patient care delivery.
2. Discuss the impact of interdisciplinary collaboration on patient care delivery.

FOR NM STAFF:
CME contact hours for physicians, and CNE contact hours for nursing, social work, and PT/OT are available for this program.

FOR NON-NM ATTENDEES:
CME contact hours for physicians are available via Cloud CME.

Click here to join the meeting

Or call in (audio only): +1 872-240-1267,,195427873#
Phone Conference ID: 195 427 873#

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

more

Oct

28

The Search for Moral Personhood in the Zombie Apocalypse - Ana Agarrat Abel

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

With

Ana Agarrat Abel, MA
Associate Director, AMPT: Advancing Nonprofits
Alum, Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Northwestern University

The Search for Moral Personhood in the Zombie Apocalypse

Have you thought about the stance you will take when the zombies come? An exploration of the fictional world in the popular television show The Walking Dead, reveals several ethical questions, the most pressing of which is, "how do we define moral personhood?" In this lecture, Ana will share how wholesome binge watching led to a master's thesis in Zombethics and several unanswered questions about what it means to be a "person".

**PLEASE REGISTER HERE TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LINK**

Read more about this series | Sign up for lecture announcements

more

Nov

04

Lori Freedman | Debra Stulberg | Julie Chor - The Montgomery Lecture Series

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

With

Lori Freedman | Debra Stulberg | Julie Chor

More info coming soon....

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Nov

10

14th Annual Robert J. Havey, MD Institute for Global Health Event

Online - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

You are invited to the 14th Annual Robert J. Havey, MD Institute for Global Health Event!

Please join us for this online event emceed by Bill Kurtis and hear from:

Robert Murphy, MD
Executive Director, Robert J. Havey, MD Institute for Global Health
John Philip Phair Professor of Infectious Diseases
Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering

Robert Havey, MD
Deputy Director, Robert J. Havey, MD Institute for Global Health Director
The Global Health Initiative Fund Founder
The Global Health Initiative Clinical Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

...as well as fellow global health leaders and faculty who will share our recent achievements and global projects.

Please Note: This event will be held as a Zoom webinar and requires registration. Attendees will receive a link in the confirmation email after registering. This event will be recorded, and a link to the recording will be emailed to all registrants after the event.

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Nov

11

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

more

Nov

12

ARCC Community-Engaged Research Virtual Learning Exchange

Online - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

On November 12th, join the Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) to learn from one another, share your thoughts on how to advance community-engaged research, and build new connections. This Virtual Learning Exchange will include insights from ARCC seed grantees and small group discussion time facilitated by leaders of community-academic research teams.

Registration is required. Register here to join us!

Note: Sign up is available for an optional Community-Engaged Research 101 Primer to be held at 9:30 am on Nov. 12th just before the Virtual Learning Exchange.

Session will include a performance from Chicago Artist Antwon Funches.

The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) funds seed grants to support partnerships that engage communities and stakeholders most impacted by health inequities in research collaboration with Northwestern research teams. Learn more about ARCC s Partnership Development and Research Pilot Seed Grants here. The 2022 RFA will be released later this Fall.

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? Contact ARCC at ARCC@Northwestern.edu

more

Dec

02

The Montgomery Lecture Series - Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker/Topic TBA

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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