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Q&A with Mark Fraser

Q&A with Mark Fraser

Mark Fraser, MD/PhD student through the IU School of Medicine and the University of Notre Dame, member of the Lee Lab, and recent Eck Institute for Global Health Fellow, discusses his area of research and experiences in the

Q&A with Catherine Bolten

Q&A with Catherine Bolten

Catherine Bolten, Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology and member of the Eck Institute for Global Health, shares details about her extensive research in African countries on zoonotic disease transmission and primate interactions with human development.

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University of Notre Dame to host Indiana CTSI retreat

University of Notre Dame to host Indiana CTSI retreat

Indiana University, Purdue University, and the University of Notre Dame invite all researchers to attend the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) retreat. The event will take place at the University of Notre Dame’s McCourtney Hall on Friday, October...

What makes a good malaria vector?

What makes a good malaria vector?

Nora J. Besansky, the O'Hara Professor and Associate Chair in the Department of Biological Sciences, hypothesizes in a recent paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that if scientists can understand what makes a small group of Anopheles mosquito...

Events

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Lecture - Carol Pandak, Director, PolioPlus, Rotary International

Mar
20

“Making Global Health History: The Eradication of Polio”

Carol Pandak, Director, PolioPlus, Rotary International

The world is on the brink of global health history by achieving the eradication of the wild poliovirus.  Only one other human disease has been eradicated and that was smallpox in 1980.  This lecture will detail the origins of the polio eradication effort, with a special focus on the role of Rotary International, the volunteer service organization that first had the vision of a polio-free world.  Progress to date, challenges, and what remains to be done to finish the job will be discussed, as will the partnership that makes up the Global Polio Eradication Initiative.  …

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Lecture - Dr. Keith Blackwell

May
1

Dr. Keith Blackwell, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, will present in Global Health Colloquium on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.…

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