Virtual Global Health Grand Rounds

Mondays | 11 a.m. - noon


October 25

Topic: Epidemic illusions: On the Coloniality of Global Public Health
Eugene Richardson, MD, PhD 
Assistant Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Global Health Equity,
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Consultant with Africa CDC

Speakers and dates are subject to change. 


  • October 18:

    Topic: Environmental Enteropathy
    Paul Kelly MD FRCP
    Professor of Tropical Gastroenterology
    Blizard Institute - Barts & The London School of Medicine
    Queen Mary University of London
    Honorary Lecturer, University of Zambia School of Medicine, Lusaka
    Honorary Senior Lecturer, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK


    October 11:
    “Friends in Global Health, Mozambique: Avante Program & Evaluations Update”
    Caroline De Schacht, MD, MSc, PhD
    Director of Evaluations, Friends in Global Health

    C. William "Bill" Wester, MD, MPH
    Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine / Division of Infectious Diseases, VUMC
    Co-Director, Global Health Pathway (VUMC Internal Medicine Residency)
    Associate Director, Global Health Faculty Development


    September 20: 
    "Global Surgery: A Stamp in the Passport to Academic Pursuit"

    Rondi Kauffmann, MD, MPH, FACS, Assistant Professor of Surgery
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center


    September 13:
    "Implementation Science in Global Health: Leveraging the Power of Community"

    Carolyn Audet, PhD, MSci Associate Director, Center for Clinical Quality and Implementation Research
    Associate Professor, Departments of Health Policy and Epidemiology
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center