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2011-2012 USC Global Health Lecture Series: Envisioning Health
August 30, 2011 — Kicking off the 2011-2012 USC Global Health Lecture Series, Ugandan Minister for Trade and Industry Amelia Kyambadde addressed issues involving her country’s emerging social and economic climate.
October 18, 2011 —Visions and Voices: The USC Arts & Humanities Initiative hosted medical anthropologist and physician Paul Farmer, a founding director of Partners In Health, for two events regarding the benefits and challenges of medical humanitarianism.
October 18, 2011 — In this lecture, Founder and CEO Victoria Hale discusses how Medicines360 was launched with private philanthropic funding to build a commercially viable social-hybrid business.
November 10, 2011 — Patricia Lambert of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids discussed the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control for her talk at USC.
February 8, 2012 — Tim Brown, CEO of innovation and design firm IDEO, discussed how design thinking can change the way we address global health care.
March 6, 2012 — More than one billion people suffer from one or more neglected tropical diseases, almost exclusively in rural areas of poverty in the developing world.
April 24, 2012 — In this lecture, Kelley Lee, associate dean of research and director of global health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, looked at the World Health Organization’s struggle for continued relevance.