Tag: Summer Fellows

Former Summer Fellow Kristen Carey Authors Article on Population Growth in Tanzania for The Conversation

Kristen Carey, a PhD candidate in the Department of History and a 2018 Graduate Summer Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently authored an article in The Conversation exploring population growth in Africa, the history of family planning policies in Tanzania, and the connection between demography and […]

Former Summer Fellow Publishes Paper on Universal Health Coverage in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria & Tanzania

Chukwuemeka Umeh, a postdoctoral associate at the School of Public Health and a 2016 Graduate Summer Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently published a paper titled “Challenges toward achieving universal health coverage in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania” in The International Journal of Health Planning and Management. […]

Visiting Fellow Pablo Suarez Leads Game Session at National University of Singapore

Pablo Suarez, a Visiting Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently hosted an original, interactive game session focused on art for risk communication at the National University of Singapore Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk (NUS-LRFI). Suarez, who was recently appointed Artist-in-Residence at […]

Graduate Summer Fellows Meet With The Conversation‘s University Relations Manager

On July 19, the Pardee Center’s Graduate Summer Fellows, staff, and a group of affiliated faculty had a lunch discussion with Ari Fertig, the University Relations Manager at The Conversation, a non-profit online publication featuring articles written by academics and intended for the general public. Fertig gave an overview of The Conversation, which has editions in Australia, […]

Summer Fellows Participate in Game Session on Risk, Probability, and Decision-Making

On July 10, the Graduate Summer Fellows at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future participated in an interactive game session designed to improve decision-making about the future. The session was hosted by Pardee Center Visiting Research Fellows Pablo Suarez and Janot Mendler de Suarez, co-authors of a 2012 Pardee Center Task Force Report […]

Graduate Summer Fellows Present Research Progress at Midpoint of Program

The 2018 Graduate Summer Fellows have reached the midpoint of the program at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future. Over the course of two days this week, the ten Fellows gave presentations on their research progress and received feedback from their peers, as well as from Pardee Center staff and affiliated researchers. The Fellows will now spend […]

Prof. Muhammad Zaman Discusses New Book on Counterfeit Drugs at Pardee Center Seminar

On Wednesday, June 20, the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future hosted a seminar with Muhammad H. Zaman, a Professor of Biomedical Engineering and a Pardee Center Faculty Associate, where he discussed his recent book, Bitter Pills: The Global War on Counterfeit Drugs.  The book, published by Oxford University Press in […]