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    In Conversation with Marc-David Munk

    • Thursday, February 29, 2024
    • 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    This Public Health Conversation Starter features emergency physician Dr. Marc-David Munk (SPH’99) in conversation with BUSPH Dean Sandro Galea. Dr. Munk speaks about his book, Urgent Calls from Distant Places: An Emergency Doctor’s Notes about Life and Death on the Frontiers of East Africa. Our Conversation Starters engage leading thinkers in short discussions around issues […]
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    In Conversation with Dielle Lundberg

    • Thursday, February 15, 2024
    • Video
    This Public Health Conversation Starter features Dielle J. Lundberg, MPH (she/her and ze/hir) in conversation with Yvette Cozier, BUSPH Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice. Dielle shares about her commitment to dismantling structural abelism in public health and healthcare. Our Conversation Starters engage leading thinkers in short discussions around issues of consequence in […]
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    Nursing and The Health of the Public: The Next Decade

    • Wednesday, May 8, 2024
    • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    This discussion reflected on the current challenges facing nurses in the United States, including staffing shortages and burnout. How will nursing evolve over the next decade and what actions can we take to better support the nursing community?  
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    Shine Lecture: Community Health Centers and the Social Determinants of Health

    • Tuesday, April 9, 2024
    • 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    Boston University School of Public Health’s Center for Health Law, Ethics & Human Rights presented the annual Cathy Shine lecture. The lectureship honors the memory of Cathy Shine and her dedication to the rights of all those in need of care. This year’s event featured Cheryl Clark, MD, ScD. Dr. Clark serves as the inaugural Executive […]
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    In Conversation with James Tabery

    • Friday, January 5, 2024
    • Video
    This Public Health Conversation Starter features Dr. James Tabery in conversation with BUSPH Dean Sandro Galea. Dr. Tabery speaks about his book, Tyranny of the Gene: Personalized Medicine and Its Threat to Public Health. Our Conversation Starters engage leading thinkers in short discussions around issues of consequence in public health.
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    Mental healthcare: In conversation with Lloyd Sederer

    • Wednesday, December 20, 2023
    • Video
    This Public Health Conversation Starter features Dr. Lloyd Sederer in conversation with BUSPH Dean Sandro Galea. Dr. Sederer speaks about mental healthcare at McLean Hospital and his new book, Caught in the Crosshairs of American Healthcare. Our Conversation Starters engage leading thinkers in short discussions around issues of consequence in public health.
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    Artificial Intelligence and Health: Promise and Pitfalls

    • Wednesday, April 24, 2024
    • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    This conversation explored the role of artificial intelligence in the health of populations. How can AI be used in public health, and what are the consequences of its potential use, both good and bad?
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    Uncertainty, Trust, and the Future of Public Health Communication

    • Tuesday, April 2, 2024
    • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    This program explored public health communication in the context of a post - acute COVID world. How can we more effectively communicate public health messaging across different populations? What are the consequences of misinformation? How can we mitigate disinformation and disseminate accurate information to promote better health for all? This event was cohosted with the […]
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    The Future of PEPFAR

    • Thursday, March 28, 2024
    • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    This program focused on the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). We explored the PEPFAR funding landscape and reflected on our progress towards the Sustainable Development Goal of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.
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    The Future of Reproductive Care in the U.S.

    • Wednesday, March 6, 2024
    • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
    • Online
    • Video
    This discussion explored the current landscape of reproductive health in the United States. What range of services does reproductive healthcare encompass and how does equitable access to these services advance the health of all? What actions can the public health community take to better navigate the politicization associated with reproductive care?