2014-2015 Global Health Lecture Series

The Institute welcomes world-renowned global health leaders every year to USC to share their experiences and engage in discussion and debate with faculty and students. Speakers are selected in collaboration with, and co-hosted by, different schools throughout the university, reflecting USC’s multidisciplinary approach to global health. Each distinguished guest delivers a keynote lecture open to the entire Trojan Family.

Lecture videos, photos and speaker information will be updated on the pages below after each event, so please keep checking back

Thursday, Oct. 2 - To Hell With Good Intentions: Students & Universities in the Fight for Global Health Equity

Peter Luckow
GlobeMed & Last Mile Health

Bio Lecture | Event Flyer [PDF]

Tuesday, Nov. 4 - Character: The Ultimate Survival Tool

Ethan Zohn
Grassroot Soccer

Bio | Lecture | Photos Event Flyer [PDF]

Tuesday, Nov. 11 - A Common Purpose: Inching the Law Towards Justice

Andrea Durbach
Professor & Director
Australian Human Rights Centre
The University of New South Wales
Bio | Lecture | Photos Event Flyer [PDF]

Tuesday, Feb. 10 - Global Health & Social Innovation at TOMS, One for One®

Shira Shafir
Director of Social Innovation and Impact
Bio | Lecture | Event Flyer [PDF]

Thursday, Feb. 26 - Prescription Politics: How Far Have We Come in the Fight for Access to Medicines?

Amy Kapczynski
Co-Founder & Advisory Board Member
Universities Allied for Essential Medicines
Bio | Lecture

Tuesday, March 31 - The Promises and Limitations of Gender-Transformative Health Programming with Men: Critical Reflections from the Field

Shari Dworkin
Professor & Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
UC San Francisco School of Nursing