NU Global Health Week 2011 is a celebration of many years of collaboration and partnership with leading institutions worldwide. Numerous global health leaders from more than a dozen countries will participate in NU Global HealthWeek 2011 to further foster research and collaboration.Activities throughout the week will showcase the various global health initiatives at Northwestern and its partners, truly bringing the world to Northwestern and Northwestern to the world.

 

Highlights include:  

TUESDAY:

Maternal and Child Health Program Series
Location: Canning Auditorium, Prentice Women's Hospital - 250 East Superior Street, Chicago

Moderators:
Ellen Chadwick, MD, Co-Medical Director, Pediatric, Adolescent and Maternal HIV Infection, Children's Memorial Hospital and Professor and Chair of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Teresa Woodruff, PhD, Director, Institute for Women's Health Research and Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

THURSDAY:

Global Health Research Ethics and Public-Private Partnerships in Resource-Limited Settings: Views from Industry and Academia
Location: Wieboldt Hall (Kellogg), Room 150 – 340 East Superior Street, Chicago   

Laurie Zoloth : 12:15 – 12:30 PM:  Challenges of Global Health Research in Africa: Lost in Translation: American Bioethics and the Aids Epidemic in Africa

Date: 

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 4:00am to Friday, April 8, 2011 - 9:00am