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 - Janet Sedgley Ph.D., Executive Director, AccessPromise,Consultant / Owner, TesselLearn
 “Supporting Children with Disabilities in Rural Eastern Uganda - an International Collaboration"

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"

April 1, 2020 -Sarah Huntting, BA;, Adam Busch, Andrew Honken, Returned Peace Corp Volunteers

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: Understanding the Public Health Consequences in Modern Military Crisis”

April 29, 2020 - Annē Linn, MPH,  Malaria Technical Advisor, President's Malaria Initiative, USAID Bureau for Africa Driving Down Malaria through Proactive Community Case Management"

May 6, 2020 - Josh Christensen, MD, Infectious Diseases, Providence Health & Services St Patrick Hospital, Missoula MT, Medical Director of the Care and Isolation Unit at St Patrick Hospital  COVID-19:  The Most Important Pandemic in a Century From a Clinician’s Perspective"