Global & Public Health

2019 Apr 25

Careers in Public Health: Panel Discussion [HGHI and GHHP event]

4:00pm to 5:00pm


42 Church Street, 2nd Flr (HGHI)

Want to learn more about careers in public health? Interested in options other than a clinical degree? The Secondary Field in Global Health and Health Policy (GHHP) and the Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) invite you to a Career Panel Discussion featuring professionals working in the field of US health policy & global health. Food will be provided, and you’ll have time afterwards to mingle and ask one-on-one questions.




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2018 Nov 29

The Art of Talking Science: Plenary Session

5:00pm to 6:30pm


NRB350, 77 Ave. Louis Pasteur, Boston

Are you interested in improving your science communication skills using a method developed by Alan Alda (yes, from M*A*S*H)? The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science uses improvisation-based techniques to train science professionals to communicate about science.

This interactive session introduces participants to general principles in how to craft short, clear, conversational statements, intelligible to non-scientists, about what you do and why it matters. The session consists of an interactive presentation and discussion on...

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2018 Oct 23

Global Health Pathways

4:30pm to 5:30pm


OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Interested in a career in global health and curious about the various paths you can pursue? Learn from a diverse panel of global health practitioners as they share information about their work, graduate school, and suggestions for students.  Panelists have experience working in healthcare administration, patient advocacy, teaching, immunology and infectious diseases, genetics, mental health, nutrition, research, communicable disease control, capacity building, monitoring and evaluation, and project management.  They’ve worked in countries including:  the US and UK, Myanmar...

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2018 Oct 25

Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair

3:00pm to 5:00pm


Harvard SOCH
Join us for the Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.

Building Bridges Coalition

Searchable volunteer database by country (including the U.S.). Partnership between The Brookings Institution and

The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship

The fellowship is designed for students already enrolled in a health profession program. However, their website has extensive volunteer listings open to everyone.