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Spring 2022 Calendar

  • Jan 11, 2022, 12:45-2:00 pm CST, via Zoom: MHS/PPS Search Committee presents “Policing substance use: Chicago’s Treatment Program for Narcotics Arrests” with Panka Bencsik, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Chicago, Urban Labs
  • Jan. 13, 2022, 12:45-2:00pm CST, via Zoom: Eugenio Weigend Vargas, Director for Gun Violence Prevention, American Progress, presents “No Shots Fired: Emotional and Physical Symptoms After Threats of Gunfire in the United States, 2009-2019”
  • Jan. 22, 2022, 8:00-3:00pm CST, Dominique Behague, Gilbert Gonzales, and Ken MacLeish will participate in the Vanderbilt Critical Psychiatry Conference (VCPC), a student-led virtual and free event organized by MHS junior Joseph Sexton ’23
  • Jan. 25, 2022, 12:45-2:00 pm CST, via Zoom:MHS/PPS Search Committee presents: “What doesn’t kill us, hurts us longer: Community gun violence and functional disability in four U.S. cities” with Daniel C. Semenza, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice, Affiliated Scholar, Center for Urban Research and Education, Rutgers University – Camden; Faculty Affiliate, New Jersey Center on Gun Violence Research
  • Jan. 27, 2022, 12:30-12:20pm CST, MHS/GHSM Virtual Coffee Hour Series for Students presents “Are we really interested in decolonizing Global Health?” with Laura Mkumba, MSc – Clinical Research Coordinator at Duke University
  • Feb. 17, 2022, 12:30-12:20pm CST, MHS/GHSM Virtual Coffee Hour Series for Students presents Creating community with the Social Medicine On Air Podcast”. Meet part of the team running the Social Medicine on Air podcast series: Sebastian Fonseca, Brendan Johnson, and Leila Sabbagh
  • Mar. 1, 2022, 1:10-2:00pm, Register for Zoom link, “Laboratory Life and Social Death: The Problem of Diversity in Science and SocietyMHS e-Colloquium w/ Dr. James Doucet-Battle, Assistant Professor of the Department of Sociology, Science and Justice Research Center, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Mar. 24, 2022, 7:30pm, Sarratt Cinema, Prof. Tara McKay hosts a public screening of Cured (2020), a documentary about the removal of homosexuality from the DSM, as part of the International Lens Film series. Co-sponsored in collaboration with the Vanderbilt LGBTQ Policy Lab, and the Carpenter Program in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality
  • Mar. 30, 2022, 3:30-4:15pm CST, MHS/GHSM Virtual Coffee Hour Series for Students presents “Building the Health Equity Network of the Americas” with Arachu Castro, PhD, MPH, Samuel Z. Stone Chair of Public Health in Latin America, Tulane University
  • Apr. 5, 2022, 1:10-2:00pm, Register for Zoom link, MHS e-Colloquium w/ Tara McKay presents a work-in-progress “Social Networks, Aging, and Health in the VUSNAPS Cohort” as part of the MHS e-Colloquium series
  • Apr. 6, 2022, 12:30-2:30pm, Calhoun Portico, MHS Advising Pizza & Ice Cream Party
  • May 11, 2022, 3:00-5:00pm, Calhoun Portico, MHS Graduation Reception