To register please fill out this form: The UC Berkeley School of Public Health Dean’s Speaker Series is designed to bring distinguished experts to Berkeley and engage the community on a variety of current and important topics in the field of public health. Each talk will be followed by a wine and cheese reception. Events are held approximately once a month
Program for the Medical Humanities “Medicine and Violence” Conference
  Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Time: 1:00-3:30pm | Reception to follow Location: David Brower Center 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704 Free registration Speaker Bios Join us for an afternoon symposium on Bay Area efforts to advance the global fight against Tuberculosis. Featuring presentations and panel discussions from UC Berkeley and UCSF faculty researchers, and special guests,
On Thursday, March 23, 2017, UC Berkeley News published a story highlighting the work of two former Center for Global Public Health Fellows, Robert Snyder (2013 Fellow and current Program Manager) and Claire Boone (2016 Fellow), their faculty mentor and CGPH steering committee member Lee W. Riley, and several Brazilian colleagues from the Universidade Federal
By: Joanne Chan and Amie Zhangada The Chan Zuckerberg (CZ) Biohub Investigator Program has awarded $50 million to its first cohort of forty-seven scientists, engineers, and innovators from UC Berkeley, Stanford, and UCSF. An international panel of sixty scientists reviewed 700 applicants and selected 19 investigators from Stanford, 15 from UCSF, and 13 from UC
By: Robert E. Snyder, PhD, MPH Berkeley, CA, Jan 3, 2017 On Friday, January 6, 2017, the second annual Bay Area Global Health Innovation Challenge will open for submissions. The competition seeks to provide translational solutions to critical global health problems around the world, with a focus on low-income and low-resource countries. Students from any
REGISTER HERE DESCRIPTION Please join us for the 2016 UC Berkeley Symposium on Zika. This half-day symposium will be results-oriented, describing the molecular pathogenesis of the virus, immunological studies, epidemiologic studies/surveillance, the reproductive health implications of ZIKV infection, entomological aspects, prevention efforts, and the local response to the epidemic. This event is free and open
Come hear Bryan Murphy-Eustis, Executive Director for Partners In Health (PIH) Liberia discuss PIH’s work in building a comprehensive health system in the wake of the Ebola epidemic and plans to build a high-quality public teaching hospital in Maryland County, Liberia. PIH is an international NGO co-founded by Dr. Paul Farmer in 1987 whose mission
Congratulations to Our Ten Finalist Teams! Selected from a pool of over 80 applicant teams from all over the world, we were incredibly proud to welcome these ten teams to the Bay Area for the first-ever Bay Area Global Health Innovation Challenge. All ten teams presented to our semi-finalist judging panel at UC Berkeley on

3/3/16: UCB expert panel on the Zika virus

Event information The Zika virus has been spreading rapidly throughout Latin America, with numerous implications for global public health regionally and across borders. In response, the UC Berkeley Center for Global Public Health (SPH), Henry Wheeler Center for Emerging & Neglected Disease, and Center for Latin American Studies are organizing an expert panel of some of the country’s leading infectious disease and
Bay area universities, with backing from the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) and support from the HealthRoots Foundation are uniting to bring some friendly competition to the Bay Area in April 2016. UC Berkeley and Stanford University are organizing a competition calling on students from around the world to pitch their global health innovations and technology