USC Global Health Awareness Week 2014: Vector-Borne Disease took place March 31 - April 5.Each year, the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles, team up with Global Health Review to host Global Health Awareness Week (GHAW), a weeklong series of global health events that introduces students, professionals, and the academic community across all sectors to new opportunities and insights into the field of global public health. The Institute for Global Health works with a multidisciplinary group of students to organize the USC week, which culminates in a community health event, World Health Day LA.
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TUESDAY, MARCH 31 Global Health Speaker Series: The Promises & Limitations of Gender-Transformative Health Programming with Men
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | TCC 450, UPC
In this lecture UC San Francisco Professor Dr. Shari Dworkin will assess how social science has contributed to gender-transformative global health interventions with men. Lunch will be provided for attendees. Please RSVP »
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1 Health or Hoax?
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Trousdale Pkwy, UPC
Stop by Trousdale to learn about vaccine misconceptions and the United Nations Foundation project Shot@Life
. Event sponsored by UNA at USC
THURSDAY, APRIL 2 AwEARness
5:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. | Trousdale Pkwy, UPC
Come learn about hearing impairment through an interactive activity and win free Jamba Juice! Event sponsored by Ending All Roads to Silence (EARS)
FRIDAY, APRIL 3
Master of Public Health Student & Faculty Mixer
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Soto Street Building Lobby, HSC
Join us in celebrating public health and the Trojan Family! USC graduate students are invited to meet and mingle with Master of Public Health faculty and students in the online MPH program. Refreshments will be served.
SATURDAY, APRIL 4 World Health Day LA
Ramona Gardens Collaborative Health Fair
Volunteers are welcome to assist at this local community health screening event. Email
firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Register to be a volunteer!
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