SPECIAL LECTURE!   Catarina de Albuquerque UN Special Rapporteur on the right to safe drinking water and sanitation FRIDAY OCT 24 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm B100 BLUM CENTER, PLAZA LEVEL In 2010, the UN General Assembly explicitly recognized the human rights to water and sanitation, acknowledging that everyone, without discrimination, should have access to

Global Health Economics Consortium (GHECon) – Frontiers in Global Health Economics: Planning for the Coming Decades November 21, 2014 – 8:30am – 5:30pm UCSF, UCB, and Stanford present 2nd Annual GHECon Colloquium Frontiers in Global Health Economics: Planning for the Coming Decades Byers Auditorium, Genentech Hall | UCSF Mission Bay Campus 600 16th St., San Francisco, California The

Please join us 1:30-3:00pm  Thursday, October 9th at UC Berkeley (150 University Hall) for a global health talk by Ambassador Deborah Birx, the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator for the United States Government. Free and open to all; students are especially encouraged to attend. Please RSVP here.  Hope to see you there! Speaker Bio Deborah L.

Please join us for a lecture on global health and development as UC Berkeley hosts the Hon. Minister Agnes Binagwaho, Minister of Health of Rwanda. ***PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED*** LECTURE TOPIC: Global Health and Development DATE & TIME: Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 3:00-4:30pm LOCATION: Blum Hall, B100 Plaza Level HOSTS &

Paul Farmer @ SF Nourse Theater, 10/3

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City Arts & Lectures presents“Ebola: Beyond the Headlines with Paul Farmer”Friday, October 3, 2014   7:30 PMNourse Theater – San Franicsco Tickets: $20 ($10 student discount available) reports from doctors on the front lines of Ebola.Mounting a global response with Bay Area partners.Partners In Health, Last Mile Health of Liberia, and Wellbody Alliance of Sierra Leone

The Science of Global Health: What’s Next Thursday, October 2, 2014, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Rutter Conference Center, UCSF Mission Bay Campus To mark its 10-year anniversary, our friends and colleagues at UCSF Global Health Sciences are thrilled to welcome some of the world’s leading experts in global health to the UCSF Mission Bay

  The UCGHI Center of Expertise on Women’s Health and Empowerment invites you to attend a special event.Event title: Voice and Agency: Empowering Women and Girls for Shared Prosperity When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | 11:00am-12:30pm Where: UCSF Parnassus campus, Cole Hall | 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA Hosted by: UCGHI Center of Expertise on Women’s Health and

Please join us Thursday, September 25th from 6:00-8:00pm for an evening of good food, drink, and conversation as we host Professor Kirk R. Smith at the home of Professor George Scharffenberger. Professor Smith is a Professor of Global Environmental Health at UC Berkeley; Associate Director for International Programs for the Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH); and Director of MS Program in Global

Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT) & The Center for Global Public Healh (CGPH) are proud to present the 2014 Global Health Research Fall Student Symposium & Info Session. The symposium will take place on Thursday, Setpember 18, 2014 from 9:00 am – 5:30 pm at the Sibley Room, Alumni House, UC Berkeley. Our

Food First: Agroecology Events

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Food First Events Upcoming events sponsored by Food First and our partners in the Bay Area and beyond Food First Events is pleased to announce three public agroecology events this week in the San Francisco Bay Area, sponsored by Food First, the Berkeley Food Institute, and the Latin American Scientific Society of Agroecology (SOCLA). The expansion

The Center for Global Public Health at UC Berkeley will be hosting a happy hour on Wednesday, September 3 from 5:00-6:30pm at the 2nd floor lobby of the Li Ka Shing Center.All are welcome!! Come to… meet other UC Berkeley students interested in global health connect with faculty & staff who conduct global health research and teach global health classes

The Division of Epidemiology at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health will be hosting Dr. Donald Francis’s guest lecture on August 28th in 150 U-Hall 1-2p, titled “The 2014 Ebola Outbreak: Update on an Unprecedented Public Health Event.” About the speaker Dr. Francis, MD, DSc is the Executive Director at Global Solutions for Infectious Diseases (GSID) in