Global Health Career Day

Global Health Career Day

Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 8:00am - 2:00pm

8:00 - 8:30 Check-In (Continental breakfast provided)

8:30 - 9:15 Keynote Address: “25 year Perspective on Global Health”

  • Introduction: Neal Nathanson, MD, Associate Dean, Global Health Programs, Perelman School of Medicine
  • Speaker: Steve Larson, MD, Assistant Dean, Global Health Programs, Perelman School of Medicine; Executive Director, Puentes de Salud

9:15 - 9:30 Q&A/Coffee

9:30 - 11:15 Panel Discussion: “Thinking Globally, Acting Locally” 

  • Joseph Garland, MD, Co-Director, Global Health Track; Co-Founder,
    Penn Refugee Clinic, Perelman School of Medicine; Director of Medical
    Education, Puentes de Salud
  • Robin Canada, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine,
    Perelman School of Medicine; Site Director for Medical Residents,
    Puentes de Salud
  • Adriane Tuttle, MSN, CRNP in Family Medicine, Project Salud
  • Matt O’Brien, MD, MSC, Temple University School of Medicine; Co-Founder, Puentes de Salud
  • Olivia Haesloop, MD Candidate, Perelman School of Medicine
  • Austin Kilaru, MD Candidate, Perelman School of Medicine

11:15 - 11:30 Q&A/Coffee

11:30 - 1:15 Panel Discussion:  “Puentes Hacia el Futuro: A Model for Multi-Disciplinary Engagement”

  • Katie Maeve Murphy, MEd, PhD/MPH Candidate, GSE, University of Pennsylvania; Consultant/Volunteer, Puentes Hacia el Futuro
  • Sara Shuman, MPH, PhD Candidate in Public Health, Temple University
  • Lauren Stone Lindner, MPH
  • Daphne Owen, MD Candidate, Perelman School of Medicine; Founder, Puentes Hacia el Futuro
  • Carla Paredes, BSN, RN, Penn Nursing; Student Chair, Puentes de Salud
  • Nora Litz, Culture & Arts, Hacia el Futuro

1:15 - 2:00 Lunch (Lunch provided & tables will be hosted by program speakers)

Open to all Philadelphia-area university students, faculty & staff

This free event is sponsored by Global Health Programs, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Scheduled to coordinate with Global Reflections Week at the School of Nursing

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Penn Biomedical Research Building
421 Curie Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States