Date and Time:

April 11th

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Location:

Ryals Public Health Building (RPHB), room 407

 2017 Jan 31Cormier Socially Determined Seminar Series EK Edits

Date:

January 30, 2018

Time:

Doors open at 5 PM

Screening starts at 5:30 PM

Q&A Following Screening

Location:

Alumni Theater

Drop Of Life Flyer 3

 

Date:

March 22, 2018

12 p.m.-1 p.m.

Location

Ryals School of Public Health (RPHB), room 507

Details

The Sparkman Center for Global Health will host a lunch seminar on March 22, 2018. The guest speaker for this event will be Dr. Craig Wilson, Professor of Epidemiology, Pediatrics and Microbiology; Director, UAB Sparkman Center for Global Health, UAB School of Public Health. Dr. Wilson will present "Software to meet the challenges of no textbooks and poor internet in Zambia and Ethiopia." Food will be provided while supplies last. For more information on Dr. Wilson's SparkEd software development, please visit UAB News: New software makes educational materials more accessible in developing nations.

SparkEd Seminar

 

 

 

Date:

January 31, 2018

Time:

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Location:

Ryals School of Public Health- room 507

Description:

Dr. Scott Irvine an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Director of the Office Global Health and the International Emergency Medicine Fellowship at the University of Alabama – Birmingham.  Dr. Irvine is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia and completed his Transition Year at Baptist Health System, Inc, Birmingham, AL, and his Emergency Medicine Residency at the University of Alabama – Birmingham.  His career in global health began during a medical mission trip to Nairobi, Kenya during his first year of medical school.  Over the last twelve years he has worked tirelessly to deliver health care in resource limited settings.  Currently, he has projects in Western Kenya developing Emergency Care and West Africa training local providers in a district hospital.  Dr. Irvine also spends time teaching and mentoring medical students, residents and fellows.  When not working clinically or traveling, he enjoys biking, competing in triathlons and spending time with his wife and four young kids.