News and Events

Seminar Series

Mondays
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
60 Haven Avenue, B2 Conference Room
For more information, please call 212-304-5201.

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2016-2017 SeminarS and Events

Graduation Celebration
May 1, 2017

 

Public Health Research in Legal Advocacy: Maintaining Momentum after the Supreme Court’s Decision in Whole Woman’s Health
April 24, 2017
Hillary Schneller, JD and Fran Linkin, MPH
Staff Attorney, Center for Reproductive Rights
Senior Manager of Research, U.S., Center for Reproductive Rights

 

Boosting the Policy Impact of Research: Lessons from Child Protection Research in Sierra Leone
April 17, 2017
Mike Wessells, PhD
Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health

 

Student Practicum Poster Presentations
April 10, 2017

 

ZIKA Conference
April 3, 2017
Nicholas Cunningham, DrPH
Special Lecturer; Professor Emeritus
Population and Family Health and Pediatrics at the Columbia University Medical Center

 

Medical Mistrust, Nondiscrimination Protections, and Access to PrEP
March 20, 2017
Kristen Underhill, JD
Associate Professor of Law at Columbia Law School

 

Spring Break
March 13, 2017

 

The Process that Unaccompanied Congolese Refugee Minors Experience Before Resettlement in the United States
March 6, 2017
Mark Canavera
Associate Director, CPC Learning Network

 

Black Mamas Matter: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Addressing Racial Disparities in U.S. Maternal Health
February 27, 2017
Pilar Herrero, JD
Human Rights Counsel at the Center for Reproductive Rights

 

A War Remembered:  Biafra at 50
February 20, 2017
Jim Phillips, PhD
Professor of Population and Family Health

 

Migration, Flour Fortification, and Food Insecurity in Young Immigrant Children
February 6, 2017
Helena Duch, PsyD
Assistant Professor of Population and Family Health

 

Zika Virus: Focus on Domestic Impact and Response Strategies 
January 30, 2017
Arturo Brito, MD, MPH
Associate Clinical Professor of Population and Family Health and Pediatrics

 

Health Care Access Barriers and Solutions for Children in Poverty across the Country
January 23, 2017
Delaney Gracy, MD, MPH
Chief Medical Officer at Children's Health Fund

 

Department Holiday Party
December 5, 2016

 

The Child Survival Impact of a Randomized Controlled Trial of Community-Health Worker Deployment in Rural Tanzania
November 28, 2016
Kante Almamy-Malick, PhD
Associate Resarch Scientist at Columbia University

 

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria takes on Human Rights: Can a Multibillion-Dollar Public-Private Partnership be a Leader in Rights-Based Programming?
November 21, 2016
Joanne Csete, PhD
Associate Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health

 

Student Poster Presentations
November 14, 2016

 

A Discussion in the Practical Aspects of a Career in Public Health
November 7, 2016
Neil Boothby, EdD
Allan Rosenfield Professor of Forced Migration and Health
Director of the Program on Forced Migration and Health

 

When Methodology Meets Reality:  Implementing Good Surveys in Challenging Settings
October 31, 2016
Sara Casey, DrPH
Deputy Director of the Reproductive Health Access, Information, and Services in Emergencies (RAISE)
Therese McGinn, DrPH
Professor of Population and Family Health and Director of RAISE

 

Department Certificate Open House
October 24, 2016

 

Males’ Ability to Report their Female Partner’s Contraceptive Use: What is it and why do we care?
October 17, 2016
Sam Garbers-Adams, PhD
Assistant Professor of Population and Family Health

 

A PhD Health Economist Rethinking Public Finance for Children (PF4C): Monitoring for Results
October 10, 2016
Diego Angemi, PhD
Chief, Social Policy and Advocacy at UNICEF Uganda

 

A National Program for Strengthening the Implementation of the Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Initiative in Ghana: CHPS+
October 3, 2016
Kante Almamy-Malick, PhD
Associate Resarch Scientist at Columbia University

 

Implementation of Task-Sharing for Emergency Obstetric Surgery:  Moving from Stop-Gap to Sustained Programs, or Not?
September 26, 2016
Helen de Pinho, MBBCh, FCCH, MBA
Assistant Professor at Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health and Associate Director of the Averting Maternal Death and Disability Program (AMDD) at Columbia University

 

Off the Statistical Map: Counting Children Outside of Households in Cambodia
September 19, 2016
Lindsay Stark, DrPH
Associate Professor of Population and Family Health, Director of Research for the Program on Forced Migration and Health, and Executive Director of the CPC Learning Network

 

Our Future: A Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Wellbeing
September 12, 2016
Terry McGovern, JD
Interim Chair and Professor of Population and Family Health
John Santelli MD, MPH
Professor of Population and Family Health