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IPHAM Seminar Series

Due to COVID-19 concerns, we have decided to postpone our previously scheduled IPHAM seminar events through April 16th. Please stay tuned for further updates or alternative plans for our seminar series as additional guidance becomes available from University leadership.

 

THURSDAYS FROM 12 - 1 PM
Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted below)
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL).

Join us for engaging speakers on relevant research in public health. CME credit is available for most seminars. Lunch is provided on a first-come, first served basis. 

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*Please note: live stream will no longer be available for most seminars (unless otherwise indicated under the seminar title below) 

See recordings of our past seminars here

Upcoming Events

Apr

02

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

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Apr

02

CANCELLED - IPHAM Seminar Series: CancelledIPHAM 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)

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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   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.

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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**

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Apr

09

CANCELLED - IPHAM Seminar Series: CancelledIPHAM 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)

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Apr

09

CANCELLED - Montgomery Lecture SeriesMontgomery 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.

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Apr

16

CANCELLED - IPHAM Seminar Series: CancelledIPHAM 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)

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Apr

16

CANCELLED - Montgomery Lecture SeriesMontgomery 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.

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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**

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Apr

21

CANCELLED - ARCC Seed Grant Learning Exchange in Bronzeville- POSTPONEDARCC 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!

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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)

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Apr

23

CANCELLED - Kayhan Parsi & Nanette Elster - Montgomery Lecture SeriesKayhan 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.

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Apr

27

CANCELLED - 2020 NCEAS Annual Conference - Day 12020 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.

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Apr

28

CANCELLED - 2020 NCEAS Annual Conference - Day 22020 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.

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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

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Apr

30

CANCELLED - Anna Fenton-Hathaway - Montgomery Lecture SeriesAnna 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.

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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)

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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**

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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.

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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**

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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)

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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.

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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

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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)

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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.

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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)

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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

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)

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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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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)

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Jun

04

Montgomery Lecture Series - speaker and topic TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & BioethicspresentsA Montgomery LectureSpeaker and topic to be announcedThe 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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Jun

05

Institute for Global Health Seminar Series: June Talk Title TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please join the Institute for Global Health for our "First Friday" Seminar Series!  Presenter Matt Glucksberg, MS, PhD Professor Biomedical Engineering Director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health Technologies McCormick School Engineering 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.

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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)

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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)

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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)

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