Calendar


Upcoming Events

Global Health Film Festival – When: Friday February 23, 2018 Where: Pattee/Paterno Library, Foster Auditoriun, University Park – Snacks, Drinks, Discussion!

Showing at 10:00-11:00am with a discussion/break ending at 11:30pm

Donka: X-Ray of an African Hospital
Location: Conakry, Guinea (West Africa)
Sponsored by: 2iE, Penn State Engagement Partnership

Discussant: Nicole Webster, PhD, Associate Professor of Youth and International Development, Burkina Faso 2iE-PSU Collaboration Co-Director  | Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education

Showing at 11:30am-12:20pm with a discussion/break ending at 12:45pm

Dead Mums Don’t Cry

Location: Chad (Central Africa)

Sponsored by: Penn State Hershey MPH Program

Discussant: Kristin K. Sznajder, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Associate Director of International Initiatives,

Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine

Showing at 12:45-2:00pm with a discussion ending at 2:30pm

Welcome to Refugeestan

Location: Refugee camps including Dadaab camp in Kenya and Azraq camp in Jordan

Sponsored by: Penn State Global Health Minor

Discussants: Shakila Shah, Refugee Health Promotion Coordinator, Refugee Resettlement Program and Charlotte Fry, State Refugee Coordinator, Refugee Unit, Department of Human Services, Office of Income Maintenance | Bureau of Employment Programs

Showing at 2:30-4:35pm with a discussion ending at 5:00pm

The Painted Veil

Location: China

Sponsored by: Pan Institution Network for Global Health (PINGH)

Discussant: Kathlene Baldanza, PhD, Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies

Past Events

  • 2nd Meeting: Strengthening Capacity Building through the Pan Institute Network of Global Health – Penn State University & University of Freiburg Collaboration, University Park, PA 3-5 November 2017. Read the Executive Summary
  • PINGH Network Annual Meeting, 24-26 August 2017, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados
  • Strengthening Capacity Building through the Pan Institute Network of Global Health: Penn State University & University of Freiburg Collaboration, Freiburg, Germany¬† 30 May – 1 June, 2017. Read the Executive Summary
  • Writing for Health Policy + Advocacy Workshop December 13, 2016, Penn State University – Facilitated by: Barbara Krimgold Founding President, Culture of Health Equity Network, Institute for Alternative Futures & Kalahn Taylor-Clark, Ph.D., M.P.H. Associate Vice President and Head US Public Affairs, Cardiovascular Unit, Sanofi Participants learned the importance of transforming research findings, about different types of policy and advocacy, and how to engage and disseminate findings