Fall 2018 Events

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Center Fall18 - 2


125th Anniversary of the School of Medicine Events

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2pm
Welch Library Building, West Reading Room


Advocacy and Action: Supporting the Needs of Our Immigrant Neighbors

Wednesday, October 3rd, 12pm
School of Nursing, Room 320

in collaboration with SOURCE and the Program in Racism, Immigration, & Citizenship

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The 1918 Influenza Pandemic: Lessons for the Future

Tuesday, October 9th, 12pm
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Sheldon Hall

in collaboration with Berman Institute of Bioethics

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30th Anniversary of “Seize Control of the FDA”

Thursday, October 11th, 4pm
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Sommer Hall

in collaboration with the Office of Public Health Practice and Training

30th_anniversary_of_seize_control_of_the_FDAA webcast on October 11, 2018 from 4-5:30 p.m.

Introduction:

  • Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD
    Vice Dean for Public Health Practice and Community Engagement
    Professor of the Practice
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Panel: A Landmark Protest, 30 Years Later

Moderator:​

  • Chris Beyrer MD, MPH
    Desmond M. Tutu Professor
    Director, Center for Public Health and Human Rights
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Panelists:

  • Peter Staley
    AIDS Activist
  • Ann Northrop
    Veteran journalist and Activist
    Longtime member of ACT UP (New York)
    Co-host of news program Gay USA

Panel: Legacy of “Seize Control of FDA” for Public Health

Moderator:

  • Jeremy A. Greene, MD, PhD
    Professor of Medicine and the History of Medicine
    Elizabeth Treide and A. McGehee Harvey Chair in the History of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Panelists:

  • Susan S. Ellenberg, Ph.D.
    Professor of Biostatistics
    Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy (secondary)
    Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
    Perelman School of Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Gregg Gonsalves, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases
    Yale School of Public Health
  • Mark Harrington
    Executive Director
    Treatment Action Group
  • David Kessler, MD, JD
    Former Commissioner
    US Food and Drug Administration

For more information, please contact the Office of Public Health Practice and Training at publichealthpractice@jhu.edu or at (443) 287-8541.

https://www.jhsph.edu/offices-and-services/practice-and-training/news-and-events/30th-anniversary-of-seize-control-of-the-FDA


The Work of Diagnosis: Medical Concepts in Social Life

Friday, October 19th
Welch Library Building, Room 303

in collaboration with the Department of Anthropology

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Media & Monsters: Two Centuries of Frankensteins

Wednesday, October 31st, 4pm
JHU-MICA Film Centre, 10 E. North Ave, 2nd Floor

in collaboration with the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute

For more information, or higher resolution, see the pdf.


Colloquium: Medical Humanities in health Policy and Practice

Thursday, November 11th
Welch Library Building, Room 303

in collaboration with the Concentration on Medicine, Science, & Humanities 

More details to come.


Race and Health in the Classroom with Alexandre White & Iro Filippaki

Date TBD
Welch Library Building, Room 303

More details to come.


Precision and Uncertainty in a World of Data: Reading Group

Date TBD
Welch Library Building, Room 303

More details to come.