Global Health Week 2011: Agenda

 




NU Global Health Week - General Agenda
Date Time Topic
Tuesday, April 5th 9:00 AM - 11:20 PM
1:15 PM - 4:00 PM
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Global Health at Northwestern University
Maternal and Child Health Program Series
General Reception
Wednesday, April 6th 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
HIV/AIDS Programs
Global Medical Education
Thursday, April 7th 9:00 AM - 11:45 AM
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Clinical and Laboratory Research
Global Health Research Ethics & HIV/AIDS Research in Resource-Limited Settings
Feinberg School of Medicine Research Day Activities and Poster Sessions
Global Health Week Gala (by invitation only)
Friday, April 8th 9:00 AM - 11:15 PM
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Global Health Discussions
Operations in Global Health Delivery Programs: Modeling & Field Studies
Plenary Session and Closing Remarks

 

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Tuesday, April 5th
Time Topic Presenter(s)
Global Health at Northwestern University
Location: Baldwin Auditorium, Lurie Building - 303 East Superior Street, Chicago
Moderator:

Robert Murphy, MD, Director, Center for Global Health and Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
9:00 - 9:20 AM Introduction Robert Murphy, MD, Director, Center for Global Health and Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
9:20 - 9:30 AM Northwestern University in the World Daniel Linzer, PhD, Provost, Northwestern University
9:30 - 9:45 AM Global Health at Northwestern University Dévora Grynspan, PhD, Director, Office of International Program Development/Global Health Studies, Northwestern University
9:45 - 10:00 AM Research at Northwestern University Jay Walsh, PhD, Vice President of Research, Northwestern University
10:00– 10:45 AM Feinberg School of Medicine and Global Health
Jeffrey Glassroth, MD, Interim Dean, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  Medical Research Rex Chisholm, PhD, Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  Medical Education Raymond Curry, MD, Vice Dean for Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
10:45 – 11:00 AM Feinberg School of Medicine
Student Committee on Global Health
Daniel Young, MPA, Associate Director of Global Health Education, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Victor Roy, Medical Student, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Melissa Latigo
, Medical Student, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
11:00 – 11:20 AM History of Collaboration with
Northwestern University
John Idoko, MD, Director General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) and Professor of Medicine, Jos Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
12:00 – 1:00 PM Break
Maternal and Child Health Program Series
Location: Canning Auditorium, Prentice Women's Hospital - 250 East Superior Street, Chicago
Moderators:
Ellen Chadwick, MD, Co-Medical Director, Pediatric, Adolescent and Maternal HIV Infection, Children's Memorial Hospital and Professor and Chair of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Teresa Woodruff, PhD, Director, Institute for Women's Health Research and Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
1:15 - 1:30 PM Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT) of HIV in Nigeria
Isaac Adewole, MBBS, Vice Chancellor and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
1:30 – 1:45 PM AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria (APIN) Study of PMTCT in 5 Large hospitals in Nigeria
Atiene Solomon Sagay, MBChB, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
1:45 – 2:00 PM AITRP HPV Project and Challenges of Research in Developing Settings
Jonah Musa, MBBS, MSCI, Senior Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria, and Northwestern University AIDS International Training Research Program (AITRP) Trainee
2:00 – 2:15 PM Child and Maternal Health in Mali; Phenotypic and Genotypic Resistance in HIV-1 non Subtype B in Children Failing First-Line Antiretroviral Therapy
Mariam Sylla, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Chief of Neonatology and Emergency Unit, University of Bamako, Mali
2:15 – 2:30 PM Neonatal Health in South Africa Lucy Linley, MD, Neonatalist-in-Charge, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
2:30 – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 – 3:15 PM Northwestern University Women's HIV Research
Donna McGregor, MSN, NP, Nurse Practitioner, Division of Infectious Diseases, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
3:15 – 3:30 PM Pharmacology Research in Pregnancy
Kim Scarsi, PharmD, MSc, Research Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University
3:30 – 4:00 PM Panel Discussion Moderator: Ram Yogev, MD, Director of Pediatric, Adoloscent and Maternal HIV Infection, Children's Memorial Hospital and Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
4:30 – 7:00 PM General Reception at Lurie Building, Ryan Family Atrium West– 303 East Superior Street, Chicago

Wednesday, April 6th
Time Topic Presenter(s)
HIV/AIDS Programs
Location: Donald P. Jacobs Center, Kellogg School of Management, Room G40 – 2001 Sheridan Road, Evanston

Moderators:
Kristin Darin, PharmD, Research Associate, Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Claudia Hawkins, MD, MPH, DTM&H, Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Clinical Consultant, Management and Development for Health, Tanzania
9:00 – 9:15 AM Research Alliance to Combat HIV/AIDS (REACH)
Richard Joseph, PhD, John Evans Professor of International History and Politics, Department of Political Science, Northwestern University Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
9:15 - 9:30 AM Center for TB and AIDS Research in Mali (SEREFO) Anatole Tounkara, MD, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bamako, Mali
9:30 - 9:45 AM Nigerian Institute of Medical Research
Emmanuel Oni Idigbe, PhD, Director of Research and Coordinator of TB/HIV Programmes, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research
9:45 - 10:00 AM Harvard PEPFAR (President's Emergency Program for AIDS Relief)
Phyllis Kanki, DVM, DSc, Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health and Principal Investigator, Harvard PEPFAR
10:00– 10:15 AM AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria (APIN) Prosper Okonkwo, MD, Chief Executive Officer, AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria (APIN)
10:15– 10:30 AM Management and Development for Health, Tanzania Eric Aris, MD, Clinical Services Manager, Management and Development for Health, Tanzania
10:30 – 11:00 PM Break
Moderators:
Shannon Galvin, MD, Associate Director of Clinical Programs, Center for Global Health and Assistant Professor, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Carolyn Baer, MPH, Deputy Director, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
11:00– 11:15 AM Treatment and Support of Adults Living with HIV in Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
Adrian Bruno Sawadogo, MD, Head of Department, Day Care Hospital, Medicine Ward, Sanou Sourou National Hospital, Burkina Faso
11:15– 11:30 AM AIDS Research, Senegal Souleymane Mboup, PharmD, PhD, Professor of Microbiology and Chief Bacteriology-Virology Laboratory (Le Dantec),Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal
11:30 – 11:45 AM Center for Innovation in Global Health Technologies (CIGHT) and Global Health Foundation at Northwestern University Kara Palamountain, MBA, President, Northwestern Global Health Foundation and Research Assistant Professor, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management
11:45 – 12:00 PM Engineering Programs in Global Health
Matthew Glucksberg, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering
12:00 – 12:15 PM Live Report from Cape Town: Appropriate Technologies for Neonatal and Maternal Health
David Kelso, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Director, Center for Innovation in Global Health Technologies (CIGHT), Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering
12:15 – 1:00 PM Audience and panel discussion
Moderator:
Ernest Ekong, MD, MPH, Country Director, Harvard PEPFAR/APIN Program, Nigeria
1:00 – 2:00 PM Break
Global Medical Education
Location: Donald P. Jacobs Center, Kellogg School of Management, Room G40 – 2001 Sheridan Road, Evanston
Moderators:
Raymond Curry, MD, Vice Dean of Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Dévora Grynspan, PhD, Director, Office of International Program Development/Global Health Studies, Northwestern University
2:00 - 2:15 PM Northwestern University in the World Morton Schapiro, PhD, President, Northwestern University
2:15 - 2:30 PM Fogarty International Center (FIC) Frameworks for Global Health and International Program Development (IPD)
Dévora Grynspan, PhD, Director, Office of International Program Development/Global Health Studies, Northwestern University
2:30 – 2:45 PM Transforming the World: The Genesis of the Global Health Initiative and Its Impact on Medical Student Education
Robert Havey, MD, President, Chicago Lake Shore Medical Associates
2:45 – 3:00 PM Global Medical Education Daniel Young, MPA, Associate Director of Global Health Education, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
3:00 – 3:15 PM GlobeMed Jonathan Shaffer, Executive Director, GlobeMed
3:15 – 3:30 PM Jodhpur National University School of Public Health
Anil Purohit, PhD, Chairman, International Advisory and Partnership, Jodhpur National University School of Public Health, India
3:30 – 4:00 PM Break
4:00 – 4:15 PM Global Medical Education - Universidad Panamericana, Mexico City
Gregorio Obrador, MD, MPH, Dean, School of Medicine, Universidad Panamericana, Mexico
4:15 – 4:30 PM Suboptimal Health: Traditional Chinese Medicine Meets Western Medicine in the Global Health Program
Wei Wang, MD, PhD, Dean, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Capital Medical University; Professor, Chinese Academy od Sciences, Beijing, China
4:30 – 4:45 PM Research and Health in Chile: A Customized Clinical Observership Program
Lilian Ferrer, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies and International Affairs, School of Nursing, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
4:45 – 5:00 PM Partnership with Northwestern University and Impact on Global Health at the EHESP French School of Public Health
Martine M. Bellanger, PhD, Professor of Health Economics - French School of Public Health in Rennes, France

Thursday, April 7th
Time Topic Presenter(s)
Clinical and Laboratory Research
Location: Wieboldt Hall (Kellogg), Room 147 - 340 East Superior Street, Chicago   
Moderators:
Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS, Director of Research, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chad Acchenbach, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
9:00 – 9:15 AM Fogarty AIDS International Training and Research Program (AITRP) and Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Robert Murphy, MD, Director, Center for Global Health and Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
9:15 – 9:30 AM AITRP Project: Phenotypic and Genotypic Susceptibility in HIV-1 Subtype non-B after Failure of First Generation NNRTI in Mali Almoustapha Maiga, PhD, PharmD, Virologist, University of Bamako, Mali and Northwestern University Aids International Training Research Program (AITRP) Trainee,

9:30 – 9:45 AM
AITRP Fibroscan Project: An Assessment of Liver Disease in HIV/Hepatitis B Co-infected Nigerians Oche Agbaji, MBBS, Principal Investigator, Aids Prevention Initiative Nigeria (APIN), Jos University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
9:45 – 10:00 AM University of Buffalo Pharmacology AITRP Gene Morse, PharmD, Professor, Pharmacy Practice, Medicine and Pediatrics and Principal Investigator, AITRP, University of Buffalo
10:00 – 10:15 AM Medical Education Partnership Initiative – University of Ibadan David Olaleye, PhD, Former Dean, Faculty Basic Medical Science, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria and Principal Investigator, Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI)
10:15 – 10:30 AM Tuberculosis Epidemic in South Africa: New Biomarkers and Novel Diagnostics
Jonathan Blackburn, DPhil, South African Research Professor in Applied & Chemical Proteomics, University of Cape Town, South Africa
10:30 – 11:00 AM Break

11:00 – 11:15 AM HIV/AIDS Vaccine Research in Uganda
Noah Kiwanuka, MBChB, MPH, PhD, Executive Director, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative Program, Uganda Virus Research Institute and Lecturer, Makerere University School of Public Health, Uganda
11:15 – 11:30 AM Epstein Barr Virus Research Richard Longnecker, PhD, Director, Viral Oncogenesis Basic Science Program and Professor of Microbiology-Immunology, Northwestern University of Feinberg School of Medicine
11:30 – 11:45 AM Trinity College, Dublin - Makerere University, Uganda Collaboration Ceppie Merry, MD, PhD, Lecturer and Clinical Researcher, Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University, Uganda and Senior Lecturer, Global Health, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Global Health Research Ethics and Public-Private Partnerships in Resource-Limited Settings: Views from Industry and Academia
Location: Wieboldt Hall (Kellogg), Room 150 – 340 East Superior Street, Chicago   
Moderator:
Kearsley Stewart, PhD, Senior Lecturer in Medical Anthropology, Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Medical Humanities and Bioethics; Director, IPD Global Health Study Program for Uganda, Northwestern University Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
11:45 – 12:00 PM Ethical Issues in Conducting HIV Prevention Research in Resource-Poor Settings: A Case Study from South Africa
Gita Ramjee, PhD, Director, HIV Prevention Research Unit and Honorary Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, South African Medical Research Council, South Africa
12:00 – 12:15 PM
Challenges of Community Interactions during the Medical Male Circumcision Clinical Trials in Uganda: The View from Academia Noah Kiwanuka, MBChB, MPH, PhD, Executive Director, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative Program at Uganda Virus Research Institute, Uganda and Lecturer, Makerere University School of Public Health, Uganda
12:15 – 12:30 PM Challenges of Global Health Research in Africa: Lost in Translation: American Bioethics and the Aids Epidemic in Africa
Laurie Zoloth, PhD, Director of Center for Bioethics, Science and Society; Director of Brady Program in Bioethics of Medical Humanities & Bioethics and Religion, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine  
12:30 – 1:00 PM
Audience and Panel Discussion  
1:00 – 2:00 PM Break  
2:00 - 5:00 PM Open Afternoon: Feinberg School of Medicine Research Day Activities and Poster Sessions (For more information on FSM Research Day, please visit http://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/research/research_day/2011/index.html)
6:00 - 9:00 PM Global Health Week Gala (by invitation only)

Friday, April 8th
Time Topic Presenter(s)
Global Health Discussions
Location: Hughes Auditorium, Lurie Building – 303 East Superior Street, Chicago
Moderators:
Robert Murphy, MD, Director, Center for Global Health and Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Olufunmilayo Olopade, MD, FACP, Associate Dean for Global Health and Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics, University of Chicago
9:00 - 9:30 AM Non-Communicable, Chronic Diseases in Developing Countries: Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars & Fellows
Mark Huffman, MD, MPH, Post-Doctoral Research/Cardiology Fellow in Preventive Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
9:30 - 10:15 AM Chicago Haiti Consortium Janet Lin, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine and Director, International Emergency Medicine and Health Fellowship Program, University of Illinois-Chicago
Chrissy Babcock, MD
, MSc, Assistant Professor and Assistant Residency Director, University of Chicago
Jennifer Chan, MD, MPH
, Assistant Professor and Director, Global Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
10:15 – 10:30 AM The Center for International Human Rights: Human Rights and Global Health in the 21st Century
Juliet Sorensen, JD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law
 
10:45 – 11:15 AM Break  
Operations in Global Health Delivery Programs: Modeling and Field Studies
Location: Hughes Auditorium, Lurie Building – 303 East Superior Street, Chicago
Moderator:

Kara Palamountain, MBA, President, Northwestern Global Health Foundation and Research Assistant Professor at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management
11:15 – 11:30 AM Feasibility and Effectiveness of a Mobile Antiretroviral Therapy Pharmacy in Rural Uganda Francis Bajunirwe, MD, PhD, Epidemiologist and Senior Lecturer, Department of Community Health, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda
11:30 – 11:45 AM Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: Evaluating the Impact of a New MDR TB Test in Uganda Achilles Katamba, MBChD, DCH, MS, PhD, Senior Lecturer, Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics Unit, Makerere University, Uganda
11:45 – 12:00 PM Operational Models to Augment Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Sarang Deo, PhD, MBA, Assistant Professor, Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management
Mai Pho, MD, MPH, International Health Clinical Research Fellow and Visiting Scholar, Center for Global Health, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Closing Remarks
Location: Hughes Auditorium, Lurie Building – 303 East Superior Street, Chicago
12:00 – 12:30 PM Eramune: Collaborating to Eradicate HIV Christine Katlama, MD, Head of AIDS Clinical Research Unit, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière and Professor, Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France
12:30 – 1:00 PM Closing Keynote Lecture Joia Mukherjee, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Partners in Health
1:00 – 1:15 PM Closing Remarks Robert Murphy, MD, Director, Center for Global Health and Professor for Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Global Health Week is organized by:


 

                 

 


Supported in part by the National Institutes of Health Fogarty International Center