Lecture Series 2019 Schedule

Schedule and Information

Date

Speaker

Title

January 16

 

 

 

Peter Koehn, Professor of Political Science; Director, Global Public Health Program, UM

 

“Multitudes Are Crossing Borders: Arising Challenges for Global Health and Future Public Health Professionals”

 GBB #123

January 23

 

 

 

Kevin Dietle, BSN, M.Ed.L University of Montana Campus Peace Corps Representative

“Health Education Experiences with the Peace Corps”

 

GBB #123

January 30

 

 

 

Kirsten Tucker, Pre-medical, Global Public Health student, and Global Grizzly at University of Montana

"Healthcare in Uganda: Three Months of Observing and Learning"

 

GBB #123

February 6

 

 

 

Darin Bell, MD Family Medicine Residency of Western Montana, University of Montana

“Healthcare in Borneo: The Interconnection Between Environmental & Human Health”

 

GBB #123

February 13

 

 

 

Joseph Carlson, Global Public Health & Exercise Science student at University of Montana

“India: Chaotic Fluidity – Perceptions from a Rural Health Internship”

 

 GBB #123

 

February 20

 

 

 

Benjamin Winters, Regional Director-Africa, AKROS

“Preachers or Pediatricians? Untangling the Mystery of Community Behavior Change in Public Health”

 GBB #123

February 27

 

 

 

Phil Seidenberg, MD Asst. Clinical Director & Assoc. Prof. of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico

"Child Health in Zambia: Notes from the Field"
  

 GBB #123

March 6

 

 

Donna Bainbridge, PT, EdD, AT-Ret Special Olympics Global Clinical Advisor; Adjunct Instructor, College of Health Professions & Biomedical Sciences, UM

“Inclusive and Equitable Health and Wellness for Persons with Intellectual Disability around the Globe:  How Special Olympics is Fostering Systems Change"

 

GBB #123

March 13

 

 

 

Lisa Parks, Professor of Comparative Media Studies; Director of Global Media Technologies & Cultures Lab, MIT; 2018 MacArthur Fellow

“How Information Technologies Impact Quality of Life in Africa: Rethinking Dominant Assumptions”

GBB #123

March 20

 

 

Breanna Barger-Kamate, MD Attending Physician, Sacred Heart Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Chair & Founder, Mali Medical Relief Fund

“Montana to Mali and Back Again: One UM Grad’s Journey to a Career in Global Health”

GBB #123

April 3

 

 

 

Chris Siegler, Peace Corp Volunteer, Sierra Leone, 1967-69; Board member, Village Hope, Inc, an economic development NGO

"The Secret Ingredient in International Development”

GBB #123

April 10

 

 

 

Deborah Goldman, CNM, ARNP, MPH Global Health Service Partnership volunteer, Seed Global Health; Global Health Nurse Midwife Consultant

“Addressing High Maternal Mortality & the Right to Safe, Respectful Maternity Care”

GBB #123

April 17

 

 

 

Leigh Taggart, MPH, BSN Health Program Coordinator, Atlas Cultural Foundation; Adjunct Professor, MSU-Billings

“Sustainable Community Development in Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains”

GBB #123

April 24

 

 

 

Jonah Attebery, MD Assistant Professor, Pediatric Critical Care, U of Nebraska Medical Ctr

“The Head & the Heart: What Global Health Research has to Teach us About Healthcare in Montana”

GBB #123

April 24

Celebration Event

After the Jonah Attebery lecture

Global Public Health Minor hosts an open reception at the President's Room in

7:30 PM-8:30 PM.