Past Contemporary Issues in Public Health Seminars
Thursday, September 7 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
1985: Voices from the AIDS Crisis
Featuring speakers who were on the frontlines of the AIDS crisis.
Tuesday, May 9 | 4:30–6 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
There Goes the Neighborhood: How Communities Overcome Prejudice and Meet the Challenge of American Immigration
Ali Noorani (SPH’99), Executive Director, National Immigration Forum
Thursday, April 13 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
It’s Not About the Bathroom: The Fight for Transgender Equality
Mason Dunn, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition and Co-Chair of the Freedom Massachusetts Campaign
Monday, April 10 | 4:30–6 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Income Inequality and Health in America: A Lancet Special Issue
Welcoming several of the special issue’s authors for a discussion
Tuesday, March 28 | 4:30–6 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Creating Culture, Making Change: The Role of Entertainment in Global Health
Georgia Arnold, Senior Vice President, Social Responsibility, Viacom International Media Networks and Executive Director, Staying Alive Foundation; Joel Christian Gill, Chair of Foundations, New Hampshire Institute of Art; and Alex Horwitz, Filmmaker.
Tuesday, March 28 | noon–1:30 p.m. | Morse Auditorium, 602 Commonwealth Avenue
Georgia Arnold, Senior Vice President, Social Responsibility, Viacom International Media Networks and Executive Director, Staying Alive Foundation. Co-sponsored with Public Health Post.
Monday, March 20 | 4:30–5:30 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Dispatches from the North: Learning from Canadian Health Care
Danielle Martin, Vice President, Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions, Women’s College Hospital, Toronto
Thursday, March 2 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Health, Politics, and Planned Parenthood
Jennifer Childs-Roshak, President and CEO, Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts and Juana Matias, Massachusetts State Representative
Thursday, February 16 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Can the Private Sector Make a Difference?
Deborah Dugan, Chief Executive Officer, (RED)
Thursday, January 26 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Wish List for the New President
Christopher F. Koller, President, Milbank Memorial Fund | Lisa Wong, Former Mayor of Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Thursday, November 3 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
HIV: Succeeding at Treatment, Failing at Prevention
Francois Venter, Executive Director, Wits RHI and Lecturer, Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Thursday, October 6, 2016 | 1–2 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
The Politics of Health Reform: What’s at Stake in November?
Jonathan Gruber, Ford Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Jon Kingsdale, Associate Professor of the Practice, Health Law, Policy & Management, Boston University School of Public Health | John McDonough, Professor of the Practice of Public Health and Director of the Center for Public Health Leadership, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Thursday, September 8, 2016 | 1–2:15 p.m. | Hiebert Lounge
Legalized Marijuana: Right for Massachusetts?
Jim Borghesani, Director of Communications, Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol | Jason Lewis, Senator, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
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