Global Child Health Lecture Series 2021

August 23, 2021 to September 3, 2021

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Join us for a series of conversations about the state of child health around the world.

Event information subject to change and will be updated as available.
Please check back periodically for more information.

All times listed in Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)

Annual Pediatrics in Global Health Lecture Series Flyer (PDF)

Monday, August 23

Providing Safe Abortion Care in Humanitarian Settings

8:30 - 10:00 AM
Manisha Kumar, MD, MPH

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Under 5 Mortality: Causes and Interventions

10:00 - 11:00 AM
Rajesh K. Daftary, MD, MPH

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Tuesday, August 24

Improving Pediatric Emergency Care with the African Federation for Emergency Medicine

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Carol C. Chen, MD, MPH

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Simulation Based Training Program for Prehospital Providers in Botswana

9:15 - 10:15 AM
Nicolas Glomb, MD, MPH

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Wednesday, August 25

Preventing Malaria in Ugandan Children

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Paul J. Krezanoski, MD

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Complex Humanitarian Emergencies

9:15 – 10:15 AM
Christopher Stewart, MD

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Quality Improvement Initiatives in the Global South

10:30 – 11:30 AM
David Gordon, MD, MPH
Alon Unger, MD

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Thursday, August 26

Designing Global Health Software

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Joshua Bress, MD

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Global Climate Change, Health and Equity

9:00 – 10:00 AM
Lisa Patel, MD, MESc

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Friday, August 27

Practicing Global Health: A Structural Analysis of the Patient in Front of You

8:30 - 10:00 AM
Robin Goldman, MD

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Perspectives from Peru: COVID-19, Child Health and a Path Forward

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Holly Martin, MD
Angela Quiñones Hermosa, MD

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Monday, August 30

Creation of a Pediatric Development Clinic in Rural Neno, Malawi: How do we target new child health implementation on the continuim of UHC

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Emilia Connolly, DO, MPH
Isaac Mphande, BSc Nursing, MSc Midwifery

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Tuesday, August 31

Building a National Bone Marrow Transplant Consortium in Vietnam

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD
Anu Agrawal, MD
Sang Nguyen, MD
Linda Abramovitz, MSN, RN, CNS, BMTCN, FAAN
Nancy Noonan, MS, RN, PCNS-BC, BMTCN

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SPHERE Standards in Global Humanitarian Response

9:15 - 10:15 AM
Phuoc V Le, MD. MPH, DTM&H

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Improving Access to Diagnostics in LMICs

10:30 - 11:30 AM
Alison Kuchta, MD

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Wednesday, September 1

Experiences in Conducting Collaborative Pediatric Clinical Research in International Settings

8:00 – 9:00 AM
Devan Jaganath, MD, MPH
Peter Wambi, MBChB, MBA

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Discussion of My Work in Saipan as a Pediatric Hematologist Developing a Continuity Clinic and Support Network for Patients with Bleeding Disorders

9:00 – 10:00 AM
Tiffany Lucas, MD

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When It’s Not Malaria: Fever and Antibiotic Use in Children

10:00 – 11:00 AM
Anneka Hooft, MD, MPH

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Thursday, September 2

Malaria Elimination and Eradication: Finding and Treating Hidden Infections

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Michelle Hsiang, MD, MSc

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NoviGuide, A Clinical Decision Support Software in Eastern Uganda

9:15 - 10:15 AM
Mary Kakuru Muhindo, MBChB, MPH

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Global Adolescent Health

10:30 - 11:30 AM
Jason Nagata, MD, MSc

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Friday, September 3

Peer Education in the Pandemic and Developing a Mobile Application

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Priya Shankar, MD, MPH
Ricky Sharma, MPP

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Pediatric Sepsis in Resource Limited Settings

9:15 - 10:15 AM
Teresa Kortz, MD, MS, PhDc

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Small and Sick Newborn Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

10:30 - 11:30 AM
Melissa Medvedev, MD, PhD

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