Sunday, October 29, 1-3PM Harvard Museum of Natural History 26 Oxford St.
Come celebrate World Lemur Day and learn about these incredible and endangered critters with the Harvard College Conservation Society and the Harvard Museum of Natural History! Animal inspired Halloween costumes encouraged! Admission to the museum free with HUID.
Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Epidemic disease spreads quickly in our interconnected, globalized world. This symposium looks at new ways of tracking epidemics using big data and social networks to predict and stem the rise of emergent diseases.
From Ebola and SARS to the more recently recognized social epidemics of the opioid crisis and gun violence, this event assembles epidemiologists, journalists, physicians, public officials, scientists, and sociologists to discuss their cutting-edge research, prediction mechanisms, and possible solutions to the range of epidemics that face our world today. ...
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Sheerr Room, Fay House, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA
Lecture by Sandro Galea, Dean and Robert A. Knox Professor at Boston University School of Public Health
Do more Americans die from heart attacks or because of low education annually? Do more die because of residential racial segregation or from lung cancer? Do more people globally die from malaria or from poverty?
These questions lie at the heart of how we understand the production of health in populations. Epidemiology has provided us the methods to count health and its...