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2016 Lineup

October 17 - 21, 2016 is Global Health Week. Faculty, residents, fellows, students, staff and the Morgantown community are invited to attend. Lunch will be provided for those who RSVP before October 10, 2016 to Jacque Visyak as jvisyak@hsc.wvu.edu.

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Speakers

Eric Caine, MD

"Global Perspectives on Suicide Prevention"

Dr. Caine is Director of the Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention, and the Chair for the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Kata Chillag, PhD

"Pathways to Global Health Work: Perspectives on a Career in Research, Practice, and Policy"

Dr. Chillag is Associate Director of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues in Washington, DC.

Todd Schlossman, MD

Dr. Schlossman is a Global Health Track Resident in Internal Medicine here at West Virginia University.  He is lecturing with Dr. Sizemore, and the title for their lecture is "A Resident Physician's Perspective of Global Health in Ghana and Guatemala". 

Jenna Sizemore, MD

Dr. Sizemore is a Global Health Track Resident in Internal Medicine here at West Virginia University.  She is lecturing with Dr. Schlossman, and the title for their lecture is "A Resident Physician's Perspective of Global Health in Ghana and Guatemala".

Larry Schwab, MD

Dr. Schwab is Clinical Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology here at West Virginia University.  The title of his lecture is "Why Are So Many Children Out of Sight?"

David Fogarty, DDS, MD

Dr. Fogarty is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Surgery here at West Virginia University.  The title of his lecture is "Why Volunteer?"