Lecture Series Videos - 2020

Global Public Health: Experiences and Insights

These lectures are videotaped and published to the web by Missoula Community Access Television as part of its Media Assistance Grants Program. For more information visit mcat.org.

January 15, 2020 - Brian D. Sippy, MD, PhD, Ophthalmologist, Vitreo-Retina Surgeon, iCare Consulting PLLC & Lori Aleksic, DDS, Twin Cranes Dental Group “Health Inequities in Plain Sight: Our Teeth & Eyes”--Panel hosted by Institute for Health and Humanities

January 22, 2020 - D'Shane Barnett, MS, Executive Director, Missoula Urban Indian Health Center “The Role of Traditional Medicine &Ceremony in Modern Healthcare Delivery to Urban & Reservation-based American Indian Communities”

January 29, 2020 - Ryan Tolleson Knee, PhD, Executive Director, Center for Children, Families, & Workforce Development, Research Prof UM School of Social Work "Technology’s Growing Impact on Traditional Health Systems"

February 5, 2020 - John B Miller, MD, MPH, Volunteer Doctor, Kakumbi Rural Health Centre, Mfuwe, Zambia “Public Health in Zambia- Strategies & Challenges Addressing the Leading Causes of Death”

February 12, 2020 - Daniel W Hash, DMD, COL, 807th Medical Command, US Army Reserves “Winning Wars Without Firing a Shot!”

February 20, 2020 - Sue Furey, M Ed Special Education, Retired teacher from MISSOULA County Public Schools, Recreation therapist“Sabbatical in Serbia; Comparisons & Differences Between Health, Education & Welfare in Serbia & the US”

February 26, 2020 - Bonnie Medlin, MPH Candidate, University of Montana "Public Health Initiatives Empower Women in Rural Morocco"

March 4, 2020 - Natalie Dial, DrPH Candidate, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine “From a Syringe Exchange in MT to Leishmaniasis in India: A Native Missoulian's Traverse Across Global Health Research, Policy, & Academia"

March 11, 2020 -    Chelsea Bodnar, MD, MPhil, FAAP; Allison Young, MD, FAAP;
Sarah Holexa, MD, MEd, FAAP  “Innovating for High Quality Pediatric Care in Remote Settings"

March 25, 2020 - Canceled- Sophia Friedl, MPH, Professional Staff Member, Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, Senator Jon Tester (D-MT) “Mental Health in the 21st Century: Reshaping the Conversation”

April 1, 2020 -Canceled-Round Table & Reception hosted by IHH & Humanities Institute "Far From Home: Understanding Refugee Health in Missoula”

April 8, 2020 - Kerry Pride DVM, MPH, DACVPM, Public Health Veterinarian, Montana Dept. of Public Health & Human Services "M2H Mongolia"

April 15, 2020 - Julie DeSoto, MPA, MPH Candidate, Program Manager, Health, World Vision
“PEPFAR's DREAMS Initiative to Reach the Tipping Point for HIV-Prevention Among Young Women in Africa: A Case Study from Uganda”

April 22, 2020 - Samantha Twiggs , MPA/MCJ Candidate, Analyst, Analytic Services (ANSER)
“Crisis Competency”

April 29, 2020 -  Dexter Tiff Roberts, Award-winning writer & speaker on China, Author, Fellow at the Mansfield Center, UM “In the Factories and Fields: China’s Migrant Workers' Health Challenges”