Category: IH Events
Women’s Self-Help Groups in India: Empowerment, not Charity scheduled for May 15th is cancelled.
Join us as we welcome a 2010 BUSPH graduate to get the inside scoop on a global health career after graduation
JOIN US TO HEAR THE ADVENTURES OF AN ALUM INSIDER!
CRISTIN MARONA BUSPH 2010
Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 1:45-2:45pm in Crosstown Room CT460A
Take this opportunity to learn the inside scoop of the fast track global public career from one of our recent star graduates, Cristin Marona. Cristin is the Global Technical Advisor at Futures Group International based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Cristin manages a global portfolio covering areas of behavior change communication, business development, and advocacy & capacity building on various health, economic and education focused programs. Her behavior change communication work ranges in technical areas, including maternal and child health, gender based violence, orphans and vulnerable children, and poverty reduction.
Cristin will be in Boston in May where she also serves as Co-Instructor with Professor James Wolff in IH744 Program Design for Global Health. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear her describe her truly remarkable post-MPH career. She will also share first hand real time career tips, her views on the most important skills to secure while at BUSPH, and fascinating, behind the scenes stories from the field.
For those of you determined to work in global health programs, Cristin’s advice and insights will prove invaluable.
To be sure there will be enough room and FOOD and DRINK for all, be sure and RSVP in SPH CareerLink!
Join CGHD and the BU Crowdfunding Initiative in welcoming two of our faculty, Dr. Matt Fox and Dr. Chris Gill to speak about their upcoming work:
Matt Fox’s project for promoting post-natal care among HIV-positive mothers in South Africa, and
Chris Gill’s novel proposal to use photographs of ears to identify infants in contexts where more high-tech identification techniques aren’t practical.
All students are welcome to join Matt & Chris at an ice-cream social on Monday, May 5 at 2pm in the L Building (Room L109) to learn more about their projects and to celebrate the launch of crowdfunding at BU.
Come to the last meeting of the IH Current Events club, under the Infectious and Non-Communicable Diseases emphasis area for this semester. We’ll talk about recent developments in international health and infectious disease, as well as where these developments fit in the bigger picture. Bring in any stories you think your fellow students should know about! All concentrations are welcome.
Thursday, May 1st 12-1pm in CT376 Pizza provided!
We will be hosting our second Monitoring and Evaluation Emphasis area meeting on April 24th from 1:00-2:30pm in room CT374.
Along with discussing a journal article, we will be streaming a Coffee Break Special Series from American Evaluation Association on Linking Your Work to the Body of Knowledge in Your Field by Matt Von Hendy.
If you would like to attend the meeting and be part of the discussion, please email Pavitri Dwivedi at email@example.com. All concentrations are welcome and pizza is provided!
Come to the fourth meeting of the IH Current Events club, under the Infectious and Non-Communicable Diseases emphasis area. We’ll talk about recent developments in international health and infectious disease, as well as where these developments fit in the bigger picture. Bring in any stories you think your fellow students should know about! All concentrations are welcome.
Thursday, April 10th
12-1pm in CT374