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- “Agriculture, Nutrition and Food Security in Peru,” Presented by Hilary M. Creed-Kanashiro, BSc, MPhil. Monday, September 29, 12:00-1:00PM, 2306 McGavran-Greenberg, UNC-Chapel Hill.
- “UNC Health & Human Rights Lecture – Imagining Global Health with Justice,” Presented by Lawrence O. Gostin. Friday, October 3, 2014, 12:00-1:30PM, Nelson Mandela Auditorium, FedEx Global Education Center, UNC-Chapel Hill.
- “IGHID Friday Conference Series: Antimicrobial Development Targets for Acinetobacter baumannii,” Presented by Yoshi Murata. Friday, October 3, 8:30-9:30AM, 1131 Bioinformatics (1st floor auditorium), UNC-Chapel Hill.
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The Gillings School hosted the Ebola and Emerging Infectious Diseases Presentation and Panel Discussion sponsored by the UNC Institute of Global Health & Infectious Diseases. Video of the event can be seen below.
J. Stephen Morrison, Senior Vice President & Director, Global Health Policy Center for the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), spoke to students in the course, Interdisciplinary Perspective in Global Health, taught by Peggy Bentley and Mamie Sackey Harris. Students submitted questions to Dr. Morrison and his responses are below.
A couple Gillings students talk about working with UNC’s Center for Galapagos Studies in the Galapagos Islands. Gillings Associate Professor Jill Stewart is the center’s deputy director and Gillings Associate Dean for Global Health Peggy Bentley is the chair of the advisory board.