Seminars, lectures and workshops

Innovations in Public Health Seminar Series

2013 Seminar
Innovations in Public Health: What will it take to scale up more public health innovations?
Nana A.Y. Twum-Danso, MD, MPH
Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Maternal and Child Health
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
 

 

 
2012 Seminar
Innovations in Public Health: Micro Particles Macro Impact
Co-opting Moore’s Law: The Cost-effective Design of Vaccines and Therapeutics
Joseph M. DeSimone, PhD
Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Chemistry, UNC
William R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering, NCSU
 

 

 
2011 Seminar
Innovations in Public Health: Locations, Innovation and New Opportunities!
Innovation& Entrepreneurship in Academia and Business- A Clash of Cultures
Don Holzworth, MA
Gillings Executive in Residence
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
 

 

 
2010 Seminar
Location, location, location: Geography of Infectious Diseases
Steve Meshnick, MD, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
2009 Innovations in Public Health: Fresh Food. Fresh Air. Fresh Ideas, featured innovation lab investigators whose teams focus on sustainable, local food and air pollution. The seminar was attended by UNC faculty, staff, students, community members and local government officials.
See the full webcast or individual presentations:

Will Vizuete, PhD, presenting his talk on air pollution (2010).

Will Vizuete, PhD, presenting his talk on air pollution (2010).
Will Vizuete, PhD
Assistant Professor of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Alice Ammerman, DrPH
Professor of Nutrition
Director of the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health