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Leprosy and Human Rights

March 06, 2008 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of Nippon Foundation, World Health Organization (WHO) Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination, and Japanese Ambassador for the Human Rights of People Affected by Leprosy
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Global Epidemics: The Contribution of Work

March 05, 2008 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Peter Schnall, Professor of Medicine, University of California at Irvine, and Director, Center for Social Epidemiology; Paul Landsbergis, Associate Professor of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Marnie Dobson, Associate Director, Center for Social Epidemiology, and Research Associate, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health at University of California, Irvine; Ellen Rosskam, Southeast Europe Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Josh Bivens, Economist, Economic Policy Institute

Up in Smoke? The Politics and Health Consequences of Tobacco in Today's Russia

February 25, 2008 // 11:00am12:00pm
Judyth Twigg, Associate Professor of Government and Public Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-Term Scholar, Kennan Institute
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U.S. Launch: Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition

January 16, 2008 // 9:00am10:30am
The health effects of undernutrition are responsible for more than one-third of childhood deaths and 11 percent of the world's disease burden. The findings of The Lancet's new series on maternal and child undernutrition are presented.

Public-Private Partnerships for Health in Sub-Saharan Africa

December 06, 2007 // 8:00am12:00pm
Victor K. Barbiero, Visiting Professor, Department of Global Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University; Malcolm Barry Kistnasamy, Dean of Medicine, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine; Andrew Harmer, Research Fellow, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Akudo Anyanwu Ikemba, CEO, Friends of the Global Fund Africa
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Health, Population, and Nutrition in India: Key Findings from the 2005-06 National Family Health Survey (NFHS-3)

November 05, 2007 // 2:00pm4:00pm
The Wilson Center hosts the U.S. launch of India's much-anticipated third National Family Household Survey, which provides vital health and welfare indicators.
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Working Together to Counter Global Health Threats

October 31, 2007 // 11:00am12:00pm
A Director's Forum with Michael O. Leavitt, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; and Member of the Wilson Center's Board of Trustees
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Book Discussion - Differential Diagnoses: A Comparative History of Health Care Problems and Solutions in the United States and France

October 18, 2007 // 4:00pm5:30pm
With Paul V. Dutton, Associate Professor of History at Northern Arizona University. Commentator: Kimberly J. Morgan, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at The George Washington University
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Strengthening Relationships To Defeat Hidden Hunger: The Importance of Government and Private Sector Cooperation

October 16, 2007 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Tamara Bekefi, Independent Consultant, and Michael D. Jarvis, Private Sector Development Specialist, World Bank Institute
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Universal Health Care Coverage in the United States

October 03, 2007 // 10:00am11:30am
A Director's Forum with Robin Cook, physician, bestselling author, and Member of the Wilson Center's Board of Trustees; James Morone, Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies, Brown University; Michael Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Paul Seltman, Counsel, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

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Measuring Maternal Health in a Post-MDG World

December 01, 2014 // 2:00pm5:00pm

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  • Roger-Mark De Souza // Director of Population, Environmental Security and Resilience, Wilson Center
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