January 21, 2021 – Student Symposium

USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health 2001 N Soto St, Los Angeles

The Student Symposium will bring together the range of students who have been working with USC IIGH through fellowship and research opportunities to discuss their work and its impact. The event will highlight recent Breman and and Anderson Fellows, the SDG Leadership Academy, the students who have traveled on IIGH-sponsored courses etc.. and highlight upcoming […]

January 25, 2021 5pm – Structural Vulnerability to Poor Health: Puerto Ricans in the US Inner-City Colonial Diaspora

Virtual Virtual

The next UCLA Global Health and Social Medicine Grand Rounds Series Lecture is on January 25, 2021 from 5-6pm PST via Zoom, featuring Philippe Bourgois, PhD. Dr. Bourgois, a Professor of Anthropology in UCLA’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and co-director of the DGSOM Center for Social Medicine and Humanities. Dr. Bourgois will speak […]

Free

January 26, 2021 6pm PST – USC Global Health Case Competition Virtual Mixer

Virtual Virtual

The Case Competition Virtual Mixer will allow students from across USC to meet and interact in order to form teams for the USC Global Health Case Competition, a multidisciplinary competition that requires teams of students from a range of disciplines to present original solutions to a global health problem. Focus area: Communication, Technology and Innovation

February 10, 2021 9am PST – Conflicts between law and public trust in the name of public health: COVID experiences from around the world

USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health 2001 N Soto St, Los Angeles

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration and the USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health, in collaboration with USC Community Health Equity Solutions (CHES), are hosting a panel discussion with global and local experts to bring attention to the use and misuse of the law in the COVID era. With a focus on the […]

February 10, 2021 – UC Santa Cruz: Changing Climate: The Role of Environmental Justice

Virtual Virtual

Join UC Santa Cruz to discuss meaningful climate policy and environmental justice reform. In this conversation, Rhiana Gunn-Wright, director of Climate Policy at the Roosevelt Institute and an architect of the Green New Deal, will speak to: • Why climate policy must include environmental justice. • Why climate must be part of our post-COVID economic […]

February 19, 2021 (all-day event) – USC Virtual Global Health Case Competition

Virtual Virtual

The annual USC Global Health Case Competition will be held virtually this year and will bring together teams from schools across USC to present a solution to a global health problem. Teams will have two weeks to prepare their solutions and will present to a panel of expert judges. Expert judges will be drawn from […]

February 25, 2021 9am PST – Senait Fisseha, Director of Global Programs, Buffett Foundation and Chief Advisor to the Director General of the World Health Organization

USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health 2001 N Soto St, Los Angeles

Dr. Senait Fisseha will join USC IIGH to discuss what is needed to decolonize global health, with a focus on opportunities and challenges in this COVID era to accessing contraception and reproductive health services across the globe. Focus Area: Sexuality, Gender and Rights

Planetary Health: Environmental Health 4.0?

Virtual Virtual

Join the Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center, USC Dornsife Spatial Sciences Institute and the USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health on Friday March 5 at 11:45 am PST for a webinar on the emerging framework on Planetary Health and it's approach to addressing these challenges