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Article 25 Global Day of Action for the Right to Health

Business School now accepting Cross-registration for Fall B-term Courses

Town Hall

Midterms: Study Breaks (Sponsored by OSA & GSA)

OSA sponsors... Jets vs. Bills Game

Fire Safety Practices

Realizing Excellence through Action and Leadership Fund

OSA sponsors... The NY Rangers!

OSA sponsors...Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Upcoming Events in October

Sat, Oct 25

8:30-5:00 pm

NYC Students of Aging Conference
Redesigning our World for Longer Lives

Speaker(s): Dean Linda Fried, Dr. Ursula Staudinger, Dr. Jack Rowe, Ashston Applewhite, Drs. Evelynn Granieri, Sandra Rodriguez, Mark Nathanson, Patricia Brownell & Ruth Finkelstein, Michelle Seitzer, Remy Kunster, Sheila Roher & Mr. David Leven


Perspectives on Aging (PoA)
and Columbia Aging Center

Sat, Oct 25

9:00-5:00 pm

Columbia Aging Conference: Redesigning our World for Longer Lives

Speaker(s): Linda Fried MD, MPH, Jack Rowe MD, Ursula M. Staudinger PhD, Ashton Applewhite (writer and journalist), Sandra Barral Rodriguez PhD, Evelyn Granieri MD, MPH, MSEd, Mark Nathanson MD, Michelle Seitzer, Pat Brownell PhD, Emily Garnett, David Leven, Ruth Fi


Robert N. Butler Columbia Aging Center, Health Law Student Association (Columbia Law School), Student Studying Aging

Mon, Oct 27

11:30-1:00 pm

Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health Fall Seminar Series
The Hamburger Theory of Health Systems and Primary Care: Envisioning the Future of Implementation and Research

Speaker(s): Ashwin Vasan,MD,PhD

The Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health

Mon, Oct 27

12:00-12:00 am

2015 GSA Board Elections!
Looking for enthusiastic and dedicated first year students


Graduate Student Association (GSA)

Tue, Oct 28

11:30-1:00 pm

PFMH Speaker Series: Leek Deng, USAID

Speaker(s): Leek Deng

The Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health

Tue, Oct 28

11:30-1:00 pm

Sexuality Education for Pre-School and Kindergarten Children in Beijing, China

Speaker(s): Wenli Liu, PhD & Sanderijn van der Doef, MSc

The Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health
and Planned Parenthood Global, and the Education Division of Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Wed, Oct 29

11:00-5:00 pm

Be the Match: Bone Marrow Registry Drive


Office of Student Affairs at the Mailman School
and Isla da Silva Foundation

Wed, Oct 29

4:00-5:30 pm

2nd Annual CUMC Healthcare Forum
Achieving Global Health Equity - Strategies, Challenges & Champions

Speaker(s): Margaret E. Kruk, (Mailman) Stephen Nicholas, MD (P&S) , David A. Albert, DDS, MPH (Dental), Jennifer Dohrn, DNP, CNM (Nursing)

Office of Alumni Affairs

Thu, Oct 30

6:00-9:00 pm

Columbia University LGBTQ Graduate Students Halloween Mixer


Queer Health Task Force (QHTF)
and Physicians and Surgeons Lambda, SIPA Spectrum, School of Social Work Queer Caucus

Fri, Oct 31

12:00-1:30 pm

CUMC Film Screening: Girl Rising
Commemorating International Day of the Girl

and Mailman School, School of Nursing, College of Dental Medicine

Sat, Nov 8

8:30-3:30 pm

9th Healthcare Delivery and Management Case Challenge

Hay Group

Mon, Nov 10

6:00-7:30 pm

Fireside Chat with President Bollinger


Office of Student Affairs at the Mailman School

Wed, Nov 12

4:00-5:30 pm

Grand Rounds on the Future of Public Health

Speaker(s): Glen Mays, PhD, MPH


Office of the Dean

Thu, Nov 13

2:30-4:00 pm


Speaker(s): Lisa Bates, PhD.

Department of Epidemiology
and Department of Sociomedical Sciences & The Center for the Study of Social Inequalities and Health

Fri, Nov 14

11:30-1:00 pm

Lottery Luncheon with Dean Fried
Enter the lottery by Friday, 10/31!

Speaker(s): Dean Linda Fried


Office of Student Affairs at the Mailman School

Mon, Nov 17

6:00-8:00 pm

Alumni & Friends Reception at the New Orleans APHA Conference

Office of Alumni Affairs

Tue, Nov 25

11:30-1:00 pm

Fall 2014 MPH Certificate Fair
Interested in learning more about an MPH Certificate? Please attend the MPH Cert Fair, Tues, Nov 25, 11:30am-12:50pm

Speaker(s): Certificate Facutly Leads

Office of Educational Programs