Virtual via Zoom

The UMass Amherst Institute for Global Health (IGH) and the Center for International Education are pleased to co-sponsor the first talk in the spring 2022 IGH Global Health Seminar Series by Dr. Daniela Lempertz, founder of Global Child EMFDR Alliance and the German Network Soforthilfe Psyche, EMDR Therapist, and consultant for children and adolescents, Germany. Dr. Lempertz will will talk about how young children can show the signs of PTSD and approaches to helping infants grow resilience on Friday, February 11, from 5:00-6:00 pm via Zoom.

The zoom link for the talk is: https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/j/3591036138

Mark your calendars!

Upcoming Global Health Webinar Series will include:

Dietary transition in African cities: Leveraging evidence for interventions and policy to prevent diet-related non-communicable diseases

February 24, 2022 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

With Dr. Rober Akparibo, PhD, MPH, MSc, SFHEA, RNUTR, Director, Postgraduate Taught Students Experience, Public Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK

Protecting Your Health - Navigating Systemic Racism and Inadequate Advocacy in US Healthcare

March 25, 2022 | 1:00 - 2:30 pm

Panel Discussion Facilitated by: Lorraine Cordeiro, Director of the Center for Research on Families, and Associate Professor, Nutrition

Speakers: TBD

Co-sponsored by Office of Equity and Inclusion, Center for Research on Families, Office of Faculty Development, and the Institute for Global Health

COVID pandemic situation and response in WHO South-East Asia region

Date/Time: TBD

With Dr. Masaya Kato, PhD, Program Manager, World Health Organization, Southeast Asian Regional Office, New Delhi, India

Contact IGH Director Dr. Krishna Poudel at krishna@schoolph.umass.edu for more information.