Stanford Global Health Research Convening 1/9/15

Friday, January 9, 2015

9:00 am

Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall Map

Sponsored by:
School of Medicine - Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine

The Center for Innovation in Global Health is hosting a Stanford-wide Global Health Research Convening:

Friday, January 9, 2015    ͠    Bechtel Conference Center    ͠    Encina Hall

The objectives of the Convening are to:

  • Build community among researchers across many schools, institutes and departments at Stanford whose original research contributes to global health understanding
  • Connect global health researchers to one another to foster additional collaboration
  • Connect students to global health researchers

Mark your calendars to join the Center for Innovation in Global Health for the 2015 Global Health Research Convening on Friday, January 9 at the Bechtel Conference Center in Encina Hall.

Please Register here by Wednesday, January 7 at 5:00 pm.

Plenary session (9-10 am)

Daniel Bausch, MD, MPH&TM, Head, Virology and Emerging Infections Department, U.S. Naval Medical Research Unit No.6, Lima, Peru  

“Laboratory Result to Field Application: Making Research Matter”

Coffee and posters (10:00-10:30 am)

Invited presentations by Stanford faculty global health researchers  (10:30 am-12:30 pm)

  • Ami Bhatt, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology), Stanford University "Infections, cancer and global inequity - an opportunity for action and investigation”
  • Steven Gorelick, Professor in the School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University, “The hidden hazard of deep groundwater arsenic in Vietnam”
  • Marcella Alsan, Assistant Professor of Medicine (PCOR), “The Impact of the Turkish National Immunization Campaign on Health and Human Capital”
  • Jamie Holland Jones, Associate Professor of Anthropology, "Modeling contribution to global health"

Lunch and poster presentation (12:10 – 1:00 pm)  

Oral presentation (1:00 – 1:30 pm)

John P. A. Ioannidis, C.F. Rehnborn Professor in Disease Prevention and Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology), "Better research for better global health decisions”

Panel Presentation (1:30-2:30 pm)

"Getting started in global health research"

Student, staff, and post doc oral presentations presentations (2:30-3:30 pm)

Posters and networking (3:30-4:00 pm)

Friday, January 9, 2015.
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

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