The UIC Global Health Colloquium is sponsored by the College of Medicine, College of Nursing, School of Public Health, College of Applied Health Sciences, College of Pharmacy and College of Dentistry.
Our goal is to share research and other global health work being done by the University. Lectures will take place on the first Wednesday of every month from noon to 1:15 pm, locations will vary contingent on the sponsoring department for that month so please watch your email for announcements or check our EVENTS page.
Lectures will be video recorded whenever possible and available on this page, if you don’t see a video posted yet, please check back.
May 2, 2018
Speaker: Sam Dorevitch, MD, MPH
“Making Drinking Water Safe in Low-Income Countries: A Novel Approach”
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April 3, 2018
Speaker: David Eisenman, MD MSHS
“Disasters in the Time of Global Climate Change and Local Community Resilience: Progress and Challenges”
March 7, 2018:
Speaker: Geri Donenberg, PhD
“Improving Mental Health and ART Adherence Among Yough Living with HIV in Rwanda”
February 3, 2018:
Speaker: Crystal L. Patil, PhD
“Group Prenatal Care in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Innovative Approach to Address Quality Gaps”
January 10, 2018:
Speaker – Terry VandenHoek, MD FACEP
“Reducing Global Heart Disease Burden: A Model for Early Access to Heart Attack Care in India”