Advancement Events

Alumni, students, faculty and guests at the 2017 Gillings School Reception at the APHA Conference in Atlanta.

Event photos can be found on our flickr page.

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Upcoming Events

February 23, 2018

Friday Conference Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

39th Annual Minority Health Conference “Reclaiming the Narrative”
As the largest and longest running student-led health conference in the nation, the Minority Health Conference aims to raise awareness regarding health disparities and mobilize students, academics and community members to take action for change. Click here for more information.

March 27, 2018

At the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Congress in Chicago. Time and venue TBD.

Annual Reception Event for HPM Alumni
Check back later for more information or contact Jeffrey Simms.

April 4-6, 2018

Friday Conference Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Time TBD.

Going Viral: Impact and Implications of The 1918 Flu Pandemic
An interdisciplinary symposium to mark the 100th anniversary of the 1918 influenza pandemic that killed ~50 million people worldwide. As keynote speaker, The New York Times science and medicine reporter Gina Kolata will deliver the 50th annual Fred T. Foard Jr. Memorial Lecture on Thursday, April 5, at 6 p.m. Visit sph.unc.edu/1918flu to register now and to learn more.

April 6, 2018

1 p.m. At UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, Michael Hooker Research Building, Blue Cross Blue Shield Auditorium

Environmental Sciences and Engineering (ESE) Distinguished Alumni Award Ceremony and Seminar “Solving Global Water & Sanitation Problems with Lessons Learned as an ESE Student”
Marla Smith-Nilson, MSEE ’94, Founder and Executive Director of Water1st International, is the 2017 ESE Distinguished Alumna. Smith-Nilson will accept the award and deliver the seminar. Students, faculty, staff, alumni and guests are invited to attend. Visit the ESE alumni page to learn more.

April 27, 2018

At UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill. Time TBD.

HPM Annual Awards Ceremony
Save the date for the annual awards ceremony for Health Policy and Management. Check back later for more information.

May 8, 2018

4 to 7 p.m. At UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill.

Health Behavior Capstone and Student Awards Celebration
Annual event featuring students’ capstone presentations and awards. Click here for a recap of last year’s event.

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