8:00-9:00AM Registration [Balch Lobby]

Morning Session Moderator:

Dr. David Gute, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dr. Motoyuki Sato, Center for Northeast Asian Studies (CNEAS)

Greetings from Tohoku University for Tufts World Health Day

9:00-9:30AM Welcome [Distler Performance Hall]*

Dr. Linda M. Abriola, Dean Tufts School of Engineering

Opening Remarks

Dr. Anthony P. Monaco, President, Tufts University

Welcome Remarks

9:30-11:00AM Morning Session [Distler Performance Hall]*

Dr. Daniele Lantagne, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts School of Engineering

Understanding Haiti’s Cholera Outbreak:
Interventions in developing countries and emergency contexts

Ms. Lori Thicke, co-founder of Traducteurs sans Frontières (Translators Without Borders)

What Happens When Health Information is in the Wrong Language?

Ms. Brooke Loughrin, Presidential Scholar at Boston College, first U.S. Youth Observer at the United Nations

Engaging Youth in Global Health Diplomacy

11:00-11:30AM Coffee Break and Student Poster Session [Balch Lobby]
11:30-12:00PM Keynote Address [Distler Performance Hall]*

Dr. Andrey Egorov, Manager, Environmental Health Information System (ENHIS) World Health Organization

Protecting Children from Environmental Hazards:
Development of harmonized tools for monitoring the implementation of international commitments in the WHO European Region

12:00-12:30PM Case Studies [Distler Performance Hall]*

Ms. Erin Fleurant, A13, and Ms. Misaki Nozawa, E13, co-presidents of Tufts Chapter of Engineers Without Borders

Creating Sustainable Solutions from College Campuses to Communities Around the Globe

12:30-3:00PM Breakout Sessions [working lunch]

Smart Sensors [Burden Lounge, Anderson Hall]

Disaster Management [Granoff, Room 251]

Visual Analytics [Viswall, Anderson Hall]

New Devices [Alumnae Lounge]

Afternoon Session Moderator:

Dr. Mark Woodin, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

3:00-4:00PM Breakout Session Group Reports [Alumnae Lounge]
4:00-4:45PM Panel Discussion [Alumnae Lounge]
4:45-5:00PM Concluding Remarks [Alumnae Lounge]

Dr. Elena Naumova, Associate Dean for Research, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

5:00-6:00PM Reception [Balch Lobby]