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Symposium

Time- PM

Speaker

Topic

4:00- 4:05

Dr. Aviva Must, Chair and Dean of Public Health
at Tufts University School of Medicine

Welcoming Remarks

4:05- 4:10

Dr. Deeb Salem, Physician-in-Chief,
Tufts Medical Center, Sheldon M. Wolff Professor and Chairman, Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Remarks –General

4:10 – 4:15

Dr. Joyce Sackey, Dean of Global Health &
Multicultural Affairs at Tufts University School of Medicine

Remarks –Global Health

4:15 – 4:20

Eileen Dolan, President Student Senate

Remarks –MPH-GH Students

4:20 – 4:50

Dr. Sadagopan Thanikachalam, Principal Investigator, PURSE-HIS

Overview of PURSE-HIS

4:50 – 5:00

Dr. Kevin Lane, Postdoctoral Fellow, Climate and
Energy Institute, Yale University

Urbanization and vascular aging

5:00 – 5:15

Dr. Kalpana Director,  WHO Collaborating Center for Occupational and Environmental Health

Air Pollution and PURSE-HIS Cohort: Next steps

5:15 – 5:25

Dr. Odilia Bermudez, MPH-Global Health Concentration Leader and Professor

Developing Tools and Instruments to Assess Food Intake of PURSE-HIS Study Subjects

5:25- 5:35

Dr. Mohan Thanikachalam, Co-Investigator,
PURSE-HIS

PURSE-HIS Translation

5:35 – 5:45

Prof. Mandayam Srinivasan, Director Touch Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Technology for cost-effective care

5:45- 5:55

Dr. Mkaya Mwamburi, Director, Tufts Center for
Global Public Health (CGPH)

Questions & Answers

5:55 – 6:00

Dr. Mkaya Mwamburi, Tufts CGPH

Closing Remarks

6:00 – 7:00

All Invited

Reception