Current Calendar of Speakers and Discussions

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Fall 2008 Calendar

Mark your calendars for a
World AIDS Day Celebration!

Responding to and Rejecting
AIDS Stigma

Featuring Sonia Faleiro and Nikita Lalwani contributors to the groundbreaking anthology:

AIDS Sutra
Untold Stories from India

Also featuring:  Jim Curran, Sandy Thurman, and others

Tuesday, December 2, 2008
5:30 – 7:30 pm
School of Medicine, Rm 120, 1648 Pierce Drive, Emory University
Book signing and light reception will follow in the lobby area.

Co-Sponsors Include:

Emory Global Health Institute

Center for AIDS Research at Emory

Emory Department of South
Asian Studies


The Center for Health Culture and Society at Emory University

The Claus M. Halle Institute for Global Learning

Emory Vaccine Center

Peace Corps

Atlanta Area Returned Peace
Corps Volunteers


Centers for Disease Control

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

 

 

Center for Health, Culture and Society

Presents

   Mitchell Weiss, M.D., Ph.D.
          Professor & Head, Department of Public Health & Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute

"Stigma, Support and the Social Context
of Public Health"

Thursday, November 13th at 4:00 p.m.
Rollins School of Public Health
Rita Anne Rollins Room, 860

 

Center for Health, Culture and Society
Department of Anthropology &Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program

Present

Mark Padilla, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Michigan

 

Stigma, Social Inequality, and HIV/AIDS
among LGBT Populations:
Theory and Research on a Pernicious Intersection

 

Thursday, October 30th, 4:00 p.m.

Anthropology Building, Room 206

 

Center for Health, Culture and Society

Presents

Patricia D'Antonio, Ph.D., FAAN, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Race, Place and Professional Identity:
Nursing in Georgia, 1900-1940

 

Thursday, October 23th at 4:00 p.m.
Rollins School of Public Health
Rita Anne Rollins Room, 860

 

Center for Health, Culture and Society

Presents

Erin Finley, MPH
PhD Candidate, Emory University, Department of Anthropology

 

"Supporting the Troops:
Masculinity and Social Support among Returning Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder"

 

Thursday, October 9th at 4:00 p.m.
Rollins School of Public Health
Rita Anne Rollins Room, 860


Center for Health, Culture and Society

presents

Matthew Archibald, PhD
Assistant Professor Emory University, Department of Sociology

 

Two Puzzles and a Controversy:

How Self-Help Support Groups Provide Alternative Healthcare

and Keep Mainstream Medicine Honest


Thursday, September 25th 4:00 p.m.
Rollins School of Public Health
Rita Anne Rollins Room, 860

Center for Health, Culture and Society

presents

Maurice Middleberg
Global Health Council

"US Global Health Diplomacy: Potentials, Pitfalls and Paradoxes"

Thursday, September 11th at 4:00 p.m.
Rita Anne Rollins Room (860)


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