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2010-2011 USC Global Health Lecture Series: Piecing Together Solutions
September 15, 2010 — Steffanie Strathdee shared insights from her two decades of work on HIV prevention among underserved, marginalized populations on the Mexico-U.S. border.
October 6, 2010 — The documentary Pushing the Elephant tells the story of Rose Mapendo, who was imprisoned with her family during the violence that engulfed the Democratic Republic of Congo.
October 20, 2010 — Jacqueline Sherris, Vice President of the international nonprofit PATH, presented about improving reproductive health in developing countries and her organization’s experience in developing, testing and deploying key technologies and products in the name of women’s health.
November 2, 2010 — Srinith Reddy presented two lectures, the first—”Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases: Global Dimensions and Determinants,” the second on November 3—”Cardiovascular Health Is the Heart of Global Development.”
February 8, 2011 —UC Berkeley Professor Kirk Smith presented about combustion particles produced by cooking, smoking and their impact on global health and climate.
March 8, 2011 —Indiana University’s David Fidler, an internationally recognized expert on global health and arms control, presented about global health’s rise and fall as a foreign policy subject.