Program | Schedule

Feb22
Time 9:30am - 11:30am
Location
Braker 001

Bystanders, Perpetrators and Survivors: A Global Health Perspective on Sexual Violence

 

Hassa Blake, Co-Founder, Focal Point Global

 

Dimitrios Bouras, Photojournalist, Greece, currently working on HIV/AIDS

 

Jennifer F. Klot, Senior Advisor, Social Science Research Council, and directs initiatives on Gender, Security and HIV/AIDS

 

Susannah Sirkin, Deputy Director, Physicians for Human Rights

Feb22
Time 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Location
Cabot Auditorium

The Nexus of Water and Disease

 

Junaid Ahmad, Director of Sustainable Development, Middle East and North Africa, World Bank

 

Jeffrey Griffiths, Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts School of Medicine; Chair, Drinking Water Panel, Environmental Protection Agency

 

David M. Gute, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts; former Assistant Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

 

Daniele Lantagne, Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts University; former Public Health Engineer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Janine M. H. Selendy, Founder, Chairman, President and Publisher, Horizon International, Yale University; Editor, Water and Sanitation Related Diseases and the Environment: Challenges, Interventions and Preventive Measures

 

Student Presentation

Village Zero Project: Maia Majumder, David Meyers, Tara Kola

Feb22
Time 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Location
Cabot Auditorium

Drugs for Survival: The Pharmaceutical Industry

 

Jerome Kassirer, former Editor, New England Journal of Medicine; Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

 

Karin Mack, Team Lead, Unintentional Drug Deaths, National Center for Injury Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

 

Feb22
Time 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location
Cabot Auditorium

Introduction and Keynotes

Anthony Monaco, President, Tufts University, Symposium Introduction

Gwythian Prins, Director, Mackinder Programme for the Study of Long Wave Events and Research Professor, London School of Economics

Feb22
Time 8:00pm - 10:30pm
Location
Cabot Auditorium

Zoonoses and Pandemics: The Next Big One

 

Scott F. Dowell, Director, Division of Global Disease Detection & Emergency Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Laurie Garrett, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist; Author, The Coming Plague

 

Christos Lynteris, Andrew Mellon & Isaac Newton Interdisciplinary Research Fellow, Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Cambridge

 

Kristine Smith, Associate Director of Health and Policy, EcoHealth Alliance