Prospective Student Info Sessions

  • Information Session #1
  • September 14, 2023
  • 8pm-9pm EST
  • Virtual
  • Information Session #2
  • October 10, 2023
  • 12pm-1pm EST
  • Virtual
  • RSVP
  • Information Session #3
  • November 3, 2023
  • 10am-11am EST
  • Virtual
  • RSVP
  • Information Session #4
  • December 4, 2023
  • 12pm-12:30pm EST
  • Virtual
  • RSVP

Neglected Diseases Seminar Series

A weekly series focusing on Global Health concepts related to Neglected Diseases.

September 22

Community Directed Treatment

Professor Uche Amazigo

Consultant, Pan-African Community Initiative on Education and Health, Nigeria

September 28

Diagnostics for Neglected Diseases

Dr. Patrick Lammie, PhD

Director, Neglected Tropical Diseases Support Centre The Taskforce for Global Health Atlanta

October 6

Drug Donation Programmes for Neglected Diseases

Dr. Yao Sodahlon, MD, MSc

Director, Mectizan Donation Program The Taskforce for Global Health, Atlanta

October 13

Control, Elimination, or Eradication

Dr. Gautam Biswas

Former Ag. Director, Neglected Tropical Diseases Programme, World Health Organisation, Geneva

October 20

Monitoring and Evaluation of Neglected Diseases Programmes

Dr. Pamela Mbabazi

Medical Epidemiologist, Neglected Tropical Diseases Programme, World Health Organisation

October 27

Programme Implementation with Ministries of Health

Professor Margaret Gyapong

Director, Institute of Health Research University of Health & Allied Sciences, Ghana

November 3

Managing Neglected Diseases of Skin

Professor Michael Marks

London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

November 10

Role of NGOs and Development Partners in Neglected Disease Control

Dr. Julie Jacobson

Managing Partner Bridges to Development, USA

November 17

The Economics and Financing of Neglected Disease Programmes

Professor Deborah McFarland

Professor of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta

December 1

Research in Support of Neglected Diseases

Professor John Gyapong

Georgetown University, Washington/University of Health & Allied Sciences, Ho, Ghana